Book Review. Richard Walsh (ed.), T&T Clark Companion to the Bible and Film

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Daria Pezzoli-Olgiati

Abstract

"The strength of the Bible lies in the fact that it is a good screenplay,” said Godard once. The T&T Clark Companion to the Bible and Film edited by Richard Walsh demonstrates that Godard was absolutely right. The book is a treasure trove that can be used as an introduction to research in this field and for teaching on the academic level.

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Daria Pezzoli-Olgiati, Study and History of Religion, LMU Munich

Daria Pezzoli-Olgiati is a professor for the Study and the History of Religion at the LMU University of Munich. The interaction between religion and media, as well as the role of religion in the public sphere, encompass her main research interests. Furthermore, she works on space- and gender-critical approaches to religion and methods and theories of the Study of Religion with a focus on European traditions