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Dr Jo Carruthers

Senior Lecturer

  1. In Press/Forthcoming
  2. Forthcoming

    The Politics of Purim: Law, Sovereignty and Hospitality in the Aesthetic Afterlives of Esther

    Carruthers, J., expected on 6/02/2020, (Accepted/In press) London: Bloomsbury Academic. 240 p. (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies, Scriptural Traces)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  3. Forthcoming

    Anticipatory Materialisms in Literature and Philosophy, 1790-1930

    Carruthers, J., Dakkak, N. & Spence, R., expected on 18/01/2020, (Accepted/In press) Palgrave Macmillan.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  4. 2018
  5. Forthcoming

    Melodrama and the ‘art of government’: Jewish emancipation and Elizabeth Polack’s Esther, the Royal Jewess; or The Death of Haman!

    Carruthers, J. A., 23/07/2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Literature and History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  6. Forthcoming

    Esther Summmerson's Biblical Judgment: Queen Esther and the Fallen Woman in Bleak House

    Carruthers, J. A., 18/04/2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Religion and Literature.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  7. 2016
  8. Published

    Aesthetics

    Carruthers, J., 3/05/2016, The Routledge companion to literature and religion. Knight, M. (ed.). London: Routledge, (Routledge Literature Companions).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  9. 2015
  10. Published

    Making the facets of the image sparkle through the Bible and literature

    Carruthers, J., 1/03/2015, In : Religion and Literature. 47, 1, p. 195-203 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  11. 2014
  12. Published

    Acts of hearing in the book of Esther

    Carruthers, J., 18/12/2014, Reading the Abrahmic faiths: rethinking religion and literature. Mason, E. (ed.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 87-99 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  13. Published

    Literature and the Bible: a reader

    Carruthers, J. (ed.), Knight, M. (ed.) & Tate, A. (ed.), 2014, London: Routledge. 370 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  14. 2011
  15. Published

    England's Secular Scripture: Islamophobia and the Protestant Aesthetic

    Carruthers, J., 08/2011, London: Continuum. 146 p. (New Directions in Religion and Literature)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  16. Published

    Esther and Hitler: A Second Triumphant Purim

    Carruthers, J., 1/05/2011, The Oxford Handbook of the Reception History of the Bible. Oxford: Oxford Handbooks Online

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  17. 2010
  18. Published

    Biblical epic and the American state: the traitor and sanctified violence in Esther and the King (1960)

    Carruthers, J., 2010, Holy terror: understanding religion and violence in popular culture. Christianson, E. & Partridge, C. (eds.). London: Equinox, p. 42-52 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  19. Published

    Introduction: writing post-secularity

    Tate, A., Bradley, A. & Carruthers, J., 2010, Spiritual identities: writing post-secularity. Tate, A. & Carruthers, J. (eds.). Oxford: Peter Lang, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  20. Published

    Spiritual identities: literature and the post-secular imagination

    Tate, A. (ed.) & Carruthers, J. (ed.), 2010, Oxford: Peter Lang.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  21. 2009
  22. Published

    Israel Zangwill, Jewish Identity and Visceral Religion

    Carruthers, J., 31/07/2009, Religion, Literature and the Imagination: Sacred Worlds. Knight, M. & Lee, L. (eds.). London: Continuum, p. 75-86 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  23. Published

    Laying hold of divine riches: self-authorization in Christina Rossetti's The face of the deep

    Carruthers, J., 2009, The way the world ends: the Apocalypse of John in culture and ideology. Lyons, W. J. & Økland, J. (eds.). Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix, p. 43-59 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  24. Published

    Stillness and belonging: Mynydd Epynt

    Carruthers, J., 2009, Debateable lands : These debateable lands. Bristol: Wild Conservations Press, Vol. 2. p. 27-33 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  25. Published

    Writing, interpretation and the Book of Esther: a detour via Browning and Derrida

    Carruthers, J., 2009, In : Yearbook of English Studies. 39, 1-2, p. 58-71 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  26. 2007
  27. Published

    Esther Through the Centuries

    Carruthers, J., 12/2007, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. 304 p. (Blackwell Bible Commentaries)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  28. Published

    The liminal becoming of the Rebel Vashti

    Carruthers, J., 2007, Mapping liminality: thresholds in literary and cultural texts. Kay, L., Kinsley, Z., Phillips, T. & Roughley, A. (eds.). Bern: Peter Lang, p. 91-109 19 p. (Transatlantic Aesthetics and Culture; vol. 2).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  29. 2006
  30. Published

    Literature

    Carruthers, J., 2006, The Blackwell companion to the Bible and culture. Sawyer, J. (ed.). Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, p. 253-267 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  31. Published

    Nationalism

    Carruthers, J., 2006, The Blackwell companion to the Bible and culture. Sawyer, J. (ed.). Malden, Mass.: Blackwell Publishing, p. 480-496 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  32. Published

    Theological legacies: Jews, heritage, race

    Carruthers, J., 2006, Figures of heresy: radical theology in English and American writing, 1800-2000. Dix, A. & Taylor, J. (eds.). Brighton: Sussex Academic Press, p. 55-71 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  33. 2003
  34. Published

    "Neither Maide, Wife or Widow": Ester Sowernam and the Book of Esther

    Carruthers, J., 2003, In : Prose Studies : History, Theory, Criticism. 26, 3, p. 321-343 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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