Dr. Nyasha Junior is Associate Professor of Religion at Temple University. A biblical studies scholar with interests in Hebrews Bible, cultural politics, and women and gender studies, Dr. Junior helps us think through how biblical studies scholars can engage their publics in a substantive way.

Interview by Richard Newton 

Production assistance by Maya Aphornsuvan


Gay L. Byron and Vanessa Lovelace, Womanist Interpretations of the Bible: Expanding the Discourse (SBL Press 2016). 

Nyasha Junior, An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation (Westminster/John Knox Press 2015).

_____. “The Scholarly Network,” Journal of Biblical Literature 136.1 (2017): 208-212.

Alice Walker, In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose (HBJ 1983).

Follow #IntroWBI and #ReHagar to follow Dr. Junior’s research and the conversation around it.

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