Megan Case

ANANDA ABEYSEKARA

Megan Case

Coordinator Judaic Minor

Office

Lane Hall 112, (0227)
280 Alumni Mall
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-6885

Email

Department Membership

Religion and Culture

Expertise

  • Hebrew Bible
  • Gender/Sexuality in the Bible
  • Formative Judaism

Professional Activities

  • Society of Biblical Literature
  • Coordinator, Judaic Studies Minor

Education

  • Degree and institutions, e.g. Ph. D. Virginia Tech
  • Ph. D. The University of Texas at Austin
  • M. A. The University of Texas at Austin
  • M.Div. Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  • B. A. Gettysburg College

Research Interests

    Selected Publications

    Articles

    Independent Women: Zelophehad's Daughters and the Threat to a (Male) Ordered Society.” Re-Imagining Reformed Traditions. Edited by Elizabeth Hinson-Hasty, Deborah Kapp, and Daniel Ott. In Press.

    “The Marriage Injunction of Num 36: Zelophehad’s Daughters and the Intersection of Land Inheritance and Sex Regulation.” Sexuality and the Law in the Torah. Edited by Hilary Lipka, F. Rachel Magdalene, and Bruce Wells. The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies. London: Bloomsbury. In Press.

    “Introduction to 2 Maccabees.” Pp. 275–285 in Jewish Fictional Letters from Hellenistic Egypt: The Epistle of Aristeas and Related Literature. By L. Michael White and G. Anthony Keddie. Writings from the Greco-Roman World 37. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2018.

    “Introduction to Greek Esther.” Pp. 317–325 in Jewish Fictional Letters from Hellenistic Egypt: The Epistle of Aristeas and Related Literature. By L. Michael White and G. Anthony Keddie. Writings from the Greco-Roman World 37. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2018.

    “Cunning Linguists: Oral Sex in the Song of Songs.” Vetus Testamentum 67 (2017): 171–86.