Professor Alicia Ostriker
"Re-Deeming Scripture: Contemporary American Midrash"
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Cathedral of Learning 144
Alicia Ostriker is a prize-winning poet and critic and the author of Feminist Revision and the Bible (1992), The Nakedness of the Fathers:
Biblical Visions and Revisions (1994) as well as For the Love of God: The Bible as an Open Book (2007). Her poetry has appeared in the New Yorker, The Nation and the Paris Review. Professor Ostriker is Professor Emerita of English at Rutgers University teaches in the MFA Program at Drew University.