Niditch, Susan

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NIDITCH, Susan. American, b. 1950. Genres: Theology/Religion. Career: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, assistant professor of religion, 1977-78; Amherst College, Amherst, MA, assistant professor, 1978-84, associate professor, 1984-90, Elizabeth Bruss Readership, 1987-90, professor of religion, 1990-, Samuel Green Professor of Religion, 1992-, chair of department, 1986-87 and 1991-93. Publications: The Symbolic Vision in Biblical Tradition, 1980; Chaos to Cosmos: Studies in Biblical Patterns of Creation, 1984; Underdogs and Tricksters: A Prelude to Biblical Folklore, 1987; (ed.) Text and Tradition: The Hebrew Bible and Folklore, 1990; War in the Hebrew Bible: A Study in the Ethics of Violence, 1993; Folklore and the Hebrew Bible, 1993; Oral Worlds and Written Words: Ancient Israelite Literature, 1997; HarperCollins Study Bible, associate editor. Address: Religion Department, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]