Bad Book Covers

I posted not too long ago how much I appreciate good book covers, album cover art, etc. As I’m sure you know, for every good piece of cover art there are ten bad ones. This gem came through an email I received this morning. While the overall design isn’t bad, I think it’s quite strange… More Bad Book Covers

Long Book Titles

As I’ve refined the tentative title of my dissertation a few times, it has remained thus far fairly manageable. Some of my fellow doctoral students, however, have had to trim theirs down considerably. Longer titles are commonplace in academic writing, but it seems that several generations ago there was a tendency, at least with some,… More Long Book Titles

Book Review: James in the Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament

James (Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament) B&H | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Broadman & Holman for this review copy! I received this copy free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review. At first sight of this new series from B&H I wondered if this were simply going… More Book Review: James in the Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament

Book Review: Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook

Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook by Mark Reasoner Fortress | Amazon | CBD Thanks to the kind folks at Fortress Press for this review copy! I received this copy free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review. In the field of biblical studies, recent years have seen a resurgence of titles concerning one element… More Book Review: Roman Imperial Texts: A Sourcebook