Diocese of West Tennesse


Speakers Walter Brueggemann and Judy Fentress- Williams

 

Walter Brueggemann  has for decades been a defining Old Testament scholar, passionate and prophetic preacher and leader in joining uncompromising biblical scholarship with skilled and committed preach- ing. He is the author of more than 58 books, including the latest, Ice Axes for Frozen Seas: A Biblical Theology of Provocation

Dr. Fentress-Williams received her Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible from Yale University in 1999. Her dissertation entitled, “What Has Happened to the Son of Kish? A Dialogic Reading of Saul in I Samuel” reflects her interest in a literary approach that celebrates the multiple voices and inter-textuality of scripture. She earned her M.Div. from Yale Divinity School in 1990 and her A.B. in English from Princeton University with certificates in African-American Studies and American Studies in 1984.