Trinity University Press

Poets on the Psalms

Lynn Domina (editor)

Literary perspectives on the the Psalms, the most popular book in the Bible

Reverential, celebratory, antagonistic, and even erotic, this remarkable collection of essays interprets the Psalms as a collection of poetry. Written by fourteen acclaimed poets, the essays approach the Psalms from a personal, often autobiographical perspective, demonstrating how relevant they remain for today’s readers.

Contributors

  • Robert A. Ayres
  • David Citino
  • Enid Dame
  • Madeline DeFrees
  • Lynn Domina
  • Jill Alexander Essbaum
  • Angie Estes
  • Diane Glancy
  • Janet McCann
  • Alicia Ostriker
  • Carl Phillips
  • Pattiann Rogers
  • Catherine Sasanov
  • Daniel Tobin

    Praise

    “Editor Lynn Domina brings together fourteen modern-day poets providing remarkable reverential, celebratory, antagonistic, and even erotic interpretations of the Psalms, approaching them from a personal, often autobiographical perspective, demonstrating how relevant they remain for today’s readers.”

    Christian Newswire

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    • Price: $19.95 buy »
    • Pages: 216
    • Size: 6 x 9
    • Published: May 2008
    • Status: Available
    • ISBN: 9781595340481
    • Price: $19.95
    • Published: Apr 2011
    • Status: Available
    • ISBN: 9781595340962

    Subjects

    Poetry, Religion