Overholt, Thomas (William)

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OVERHOLT, Thomas (William)

OVERHOLT, Thomas (William). American, b. 1935. Genres: Theology/ Religion, Mythology/Folklore. Career: Heidelberg College, Tiffin, OH, visiting instructor in religion, 1963; Yankton College, Yankton, SD, professor of religion and chairperson, Division of Humanities, 1964-75; University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, professor of religious studies, 1975-, coordinator of Program in Religious Studies, 1975-95, chairperson, Department of Philosophy, 1995-. Publications: The Threat of Falsehood: A Study in the Theology of the Book of Jeremiah, 1970; (ed. with A.L. Merrill, and contrib.) Scripture in History and Theology: Essays in Honor of J. Coert Rylaarsdam, 1977; (with J.B.Callicott) Clothed-in-Fur and Other Tales: An Introduction to an Ojibwa World View, 1982; Prophecy in Cross-Cultural Perspective: A Sourcebook for Biblical Researchers, 1986; Channels of Prophecy: The Social Dynamics of Prophetic Activity, 1989; Cultural Anthropology and the Old Testament, 1996. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: Department of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI 54481, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]