Thinking with Thekla
Narrative and Emotion in Early Christianity
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Thinking with Thekla studies plot and character within the Thekla episode of the Acts of Paul, reading the text against contemporary pagan romance in order to explore Christian identity formation.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Plotting the emotions 3. The character of emotion 4. Christian emotion and Christian identity
About the Author
Dr Jane McLarty is Senior Tutor of Wolfson College and Affiliated Lecturer in the Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge. Jane McLarty's first degree was in Classics at Girton College, Cambridge; after a 5 year stint in the City she returned to Cambridge where she has taught New Testament Greek for the Faculty of Divinity for a number of years.
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