Education

PhD Early Judaism (minor: Historical Jesus), McGill University 2017

MA New Testament & Christian Origins, McGill University 2005

BA Biblical Studies & English Literature, Crandall University 2002

Foundation in Fine Arts, NSCAD University 1998

Publications








Books
2020   Jewish and Christian Women in the Ancient Mediterranean. London: Routledge (with Meredith Warren and Shayna Sheinfeld, forthcoming).
2019   Women in Q: Gender in the Rhetoric of Jesus. Maryland: Lexington/Fortress Academic (in press).
 Journal Articles
 2019     “Historical-Critical Ministry? The Biblical Studies Classroom as Restorative Secular Space” New Blackfriars (in press)
2018     “‘The Brooten Phenomenon’: Moving Women from the Margins in Second-Temple and New Testament Scholarship” The Bible and Critical Theory (2018): in press.
2007     “Widening the Possibilities for Ancient Biblical Interpreters: 1 Maccabees and ‘Scripture’.” Scriptura: Nouvelle Série 8/2: Interprétation et Textes Sacrés: L’herméneutique Multiforme Des Grandes Religions (Fall 2007): 23–36
Chapters in Edited Volumes
 2020     “Margaret Atwood’s Survival and the Prophetic Construction of Canadian Identity,” in “Who Knows What We’d Ever Make of It, if we Got our Hands on It?”: Margaret Atwood and the Bible. Gorgias. Edited by Rhiannon Graybill and Peter Sabo (forthcoming)
2019     “Women and Gender in the Apocrypha,” in The Oxford Handbook to the Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha. Oxford University Press. Edited by G. Oegema (forthcoming).
2018     ““Prayer and Meditation Spaces on Canadian Campuses: Status, Challenges, and Recommendations,” in Spirituality and Religious Pluralism on Canadian Campuses. Canadian Association of College and University Student Services (in press).
 Encyclopaedia Entries

2017     “The Bible in the Work of J. K. Rowling,” in The Bible and Fiction. Oxford Biblical Studies Online.
2015     “Greek Apocalypse of Ezra,” in Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions. Edited by Michael Satlow. New York and London: Routledge, 2015.
2015     “Hasidim,” in Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions. Edited by Michael Satlow. New York and London: Routledge, 2015.
2015     “Samaria,” in Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions. Edited by Michael Satlow. New York and London: Routledge, 2015.
2012     “Midwife,” in Dictionary of the Bible and Western Culture. Edited by Mary Ann Beavis and Michael J. Gilmour. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2012.
 Books Edited and Translated
 2008     English translator of the French original: Odette Mainville, Les christophanies du Nouveau Tetament. Historicité et théologie. Montréal, Médiaspaul, 2008.
2006     Assistant editor: The Changing Face of Judaism, Christianity, and Other Greco-Roman Religions. Gütersloher Verlagshaus. Edited by Ian H. Henderson and Gerbern S. Oegema. Festschrift James H. Charlesworth. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, 2006.
 Reviews
 2011     Matthew Coomber, Re-Reading the Prophets Through Corporate Globalization, in Arc: The Journal of the Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University, 2011.
2007     Richard Bauckham, Jesus and the Eyewitnesses, in Arc: The Journal of the Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University, 2007.
 Popular publications
 2009     “Frequently Asked Questions: Protestant versus Catholic Bibles.” Comme un Livre Ouvert: Haute Fidélité 127/1 (2009): 15-16.

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

SBL 2019 “Bernadette Brooten: Outstanding Contributor to Women’s History.”

SBL 2019: Review panel of my book on Women in Q, forthcoming with Fortress Lexington press.

Memberships

American Academy of Religion

British New Testament Society

Canadian Society of Biblical Studies

Canadian Society for the Study of Religion

Enoch Seminar

McGill Centre for Research on Religion

Montreal Biblical Colloquium

Sheffield Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies

SBAllies

Society of Biblical Literature

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