F. Dorie Mansen is Director of Mission at the Immaculate Conception Parish and School in Marlborough, MA. She holds a Ph.D. in Religious and Theological Studies from Boston University, and has taught at Bangor Theological Seminary and Boston University School of Theology.
The Unremembered Dead examines the motif of non-burial in the Hebrew Bible in its ancient Near Eastern contexts. Mansen proposes a new typology for analyzing these references, and demonstrates the range of functions that the non-burial motif served as a literary weapon in both biblical and extra-biblical texts.
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