Introduction; The Horror; Shock and Shame: The Language of Horror; Shock and Shame: The Images of Horror.; The Horrible; Monstrous God; Monstrous Israel.; A Strategy of Terror: The Rhetoric of Horror in Jeremiah 6.; Fear and Faith: Monsters and Theology in the Book of Jeremiah as a monster?
Amy Kalmanofsky is Assistant Professor of Bible at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.
."..a fresh perspective on the prophetic oracles in the book of Jeremiah..." Expository Times, December 2009 'The volume's interdisciplinary nature, which does not neglect possible theological implications, will benefit both students and scholars, especially those interested in the rhetorical study of the prophets and/or the use of postmodernist literary theory.'--Sanford Lakoff