Tzedek, Tzedek Tirdof: Poetry, Prophecy, and Justice in Hebrew Scripture. Essays in Honor of Francis Landy on the Occasion of his 70th Birthday is a collection of essays by colleagues, friends, and students of Prof. Francis Landy. It is the second Festschrift dedicated to this remarkable teacher and colleague, friend and mentor, and thus bears witness to the remarkable esteem in which Prof. Landy is held in the Biblical Studies community and beyond (including literary studies, film studies, and poetry).
Andrew Gow, Ph.D., is Professor of History at the University of Alberta. He has published monographs, translations, edited volumes and articles on the history of premodern European culture, including
The Red Jews. Antisemitism in an Apocalyptic Age, 1200-1600 (Brill, 1995).
Peter Sabo, Ph.D. (2017), University of Alberta, is Instructor in Religious Studies at that university. His research interests include literary, feminist, and deconstructionist readings of the Hebrew Bible and social, psychoanalytic, and poetic theories of religion.
Academics and advanced students interested in the fields of Biblical Studies, especially the areas of prophecy, justice, and poetry, film studies, and the study of religious texts.