Dr Elizabeth Boase

Academic Status

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Research expertise

Trauma Hermeneutics

Book of Lamentations

Book of Jeremiah

General Editor; Trauma Readings of the Bible (Sheffield Phoenix Press)

Editorial Board: Journal of Biblical Literature

Research expertise

Trauma Hermeneutics

Book of Lamentations

Book of Jeremiah

General Editor; Trauma Readings of the Bible (Sheffield Phoenix Press)

Editorial Board: Journal of Biblical Literature

+61 8 84168426
place Adelaide College of Divinity , Brooklyn Park
Adelaide College of Divinity, 34 Lipsett Tce, Brooklyn Park SA 5032
Liz has a B.App. Sci from Curtin University, a Bachelor of Divinity and PhD from Murdoch University. Her research interests include the laments of the Hebrew Bible, particularly the book of Lamentations, Bakhtin and biblical studies, trauma and traumatisation in the bible, and ecological hermeneutics.
Qualifications
B.App.Sci (Speech and Hearing) Curtin University
B.D. (Hons), Murdoch University
Ph.D. Murdoch University
Honours, awards and grants
Gold Award for Best Theological article at the 2013 Australasian Religious Press Association Awards, for article "Learning in Lament" published in New Times, October 2012
Key responsibilities
Head of Department
Lecturer in Old Testament
Research interests

The Book of Lamentations

The Book of Jeremiah

Hebrew Poetry
Bakhtin and Biblical Studies
Genre and the Bible
Trauma Studies and the Hebrew Bible
Ecological Readings of the Hebrew Bible

Teaching interests
Biblical Interpretation and Exegesis
Poetry in the Hebrew Bible
Pentateuch
Prophets
Biblical Hermeneutics
Lament and Lament Literature
Topic coordinator
THEO2220 Bible and Popular Culture
THEO1011 Interpreting the Old Testament
THEO2111 Old Testament Exegesis: Pentateuch
THEO3109 Old Testament Exegesis: Writings of the Hebrew Bible
THEO3111 Old Testament Exegesis: Prophets
Topic lecturer
THEO2220 Bible and Popular Culture
THEO2111 Old Testament Exegesis: Pentateuch
THEO1101 Interpreting the Old Testament
THEO3002 Biblical Hermeneutics
THEO3111 Old Testament Exegesis: Prophets
THEO3109 Old Testament Exegesis: Writings of the Hebrew Bible
Supervisory interests
Bible, interpreting
Hermeneutics
Literature, Old Testament
Old Testament studies, Hebrew scriptures
Old Testament, Exegesis, interpretation
Trauma writing
Higher degree by research supervision
Current
Principal supervisor: Hebrew Bible (2)
Higher degree by research student achievements
Gethzi Devasagayam

PhD - NOV 2015

Moana Smith-Hall

PhD - JUL 2017

Publications

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