Yvonne Sherwood

Yvonne Sherwood is Professor of Biblical Cultures and Politics at the University of Kent. She moved to the University of Kent to establish a new Centre for Religion and Critical Theory with her colleagues Ward Blanton and Richard King. Recent publications include The Invention of the Biblical Scholar: A Critical Manifesto (co-written with Stephen Moore), and Biblical Blaspheming: Trials of the Sacred for a Secular Age. Past publications include Derrida’s Bible and Derrida and Religion: Other Testaments. She is currently completing a major research project Between Abraham and ‘the Modern’: Religion, Secularity, Authority and Critique.

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