Sok Jin Kim

While the key theme in Genesis 22 is the divine promise of descendants and land, the dynamic factors are the reprise of the root hlk and the lietwort lk lk. Sarah, whose role involves the two genealogies, undergoes the Akedah test but becomes the one left behind the text. Therefore, Sarah must be upheld to […]

Susan Garcia Jones

My thesis is a close reading and womanist ethical interpretation of the science fiction novel Dawn by Octavia Butler. Dawn offers ethical lessons about how to connect across difference without eradicating it. In this way, science fiction creates ways in which we can be open to and learn from others’ experiences of oppression and marginalization.