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Garrick Allen

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Fellow 10/2019

Garrick Allen

Raum: SGLG 319

Tel.: +49 941 943-5973

E-Mail:

garrick.allen@dcu.ie


Kurzbiografie

EDUCATION

  • 2015 University of St Andrews, St Mary’s College, Ph.D. (Divinity); Supervisor: Dr William A. Tooman
  • 2013 Institut Catholique de Paris, Institut de Lange et de Culture Françaises, Certificat d’etudes en Français langue etrangère
  • 2012 University of St Andrews, St Mary’s College, MLitt in Scripture and Theology
  • 2010 Northwest University, BA in Biblical Literature (Major) and Koine Greek (Minor), magna cum laude


AWARDS

  • 2019 Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise (FIIT, University of Heidelberg), for monograph The Book of Revelation and Early Jewish Textual Culture, Cambridge University Press
  • 2018 Society of Biblical Literature’s Paul J. Achtemeier Award for New Testament Scholarship, for an original piece entitled “Monks, Manuscripts, Muhammad, and the Future of the Critical Edition”


PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS AND ASSOCIATIONS

  • 2016–Present: Lecturer in New Testament Studies, School of Theology, Philosophy, and Music, Dublin City University, Republic of Ireland
  • 2014–2016: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Editio Critica Maior-Apokalypse, Institut für Septuaginta- und biblische Textforschung, Kirchliche Hochschule Wuppertal/Bethel, Germany
  • 2014–Present: Research Associate, Department of Ancient Languages, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • 2013: Research Assistant, University of St Andrews, Prof. James Davila
  • 2012–2014: Lecturer and Tutor, University of St Andrews

INVITED TALKS

  • 2018 “GA 2604 and the Hypertextual Gospel.” Durham New Testament Seminar (12 November)
  • 2018 “Mirror Reading a Manuscript.” Centre for Textual Studies, Heythrop College London (17 August)
  • 2017 “The Number of the Beast and Digital Texts.” From Scrolls to Scrolling Workshop (17 September)
  • 2017 “Rewritten Bible and the New Testament.” The New Testament as an Early Jewish Document Symposium. Trinity College Dublin (11 September)
  • 2017 “Divine Sonship in Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic.” Trinity College Dublin Biblical Studies Research Seminar (27 January)
  • 2016 “Libraries, Special Libraries, and Early Christian Textual Production.” Heythrop College London: Greco-Roman Education and the New Testament (29–30 July)
  • 2016 “Eschatology, Migration, and Social Identity in the late Second Temple Period.” Neues Testament an der Ruhr (TU Dortmund): Migrationsprozesse im frühen Christentum (3–4 June)
  • 2015 “David Brown, Textual Criticism, and Christian Tradition.” David Brown and Bible Colloquium (22 June)
  • 2014 “The Theology of Early Christian Scribes and the Greek Manuscript Tradition.” University of St Andrews, Christian Thought Seminar (12 June)


Kurzbibliografie

Monographs

  • 2020 Manuscripts of the Book of Revelation: New Philology, Paratexts, Reception. Oxford: Oxford University Press [accepted for publication].
  • 2017 The Book of Revelation and Early Jewish Textual Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Refereed Journal Articles

  • 2019 “Paratexts and the Reception History of the Apocalypse,” Journal of Theological Studies (forthcoming).
  • 2019 “Digital Tools for Working with New Testament Manuscripts,” Open Theology (forthcoming).
  • 2018 “Rewriting and the Gospels,” Journal for the Study of the New Testament 41, 58–69.
  • 2018 “Creating Crossword Puzzles with Paul’s Letters,” Teaching Theology and Religion 21, 304–305.
  • 2018 “‘There is No Glory and No Money in the Work’: H. C. Hoskier and New Testament Textual Criticism,” TC: A Journal of Biblical Textual Criticism 23, 1–19.
  • 2017 “Textual History and Reception History: Exegetical Variation and the Apocalypse,” Novum Testamentum 59 no 3, 297–319.
  • 2017 “Zechariah’s Horse Visions and Angelic Intermediaries: Translation, Allusion, and Transmission in Early Judaism,” Catholic Bible Quarterly 79, 222–39.
  • 2016 “Exegetical Reasoning and Singular Readings in the New Testament Manuscript Tradition: The Apocalypse in Codex Alexandrinus,” Journal of Biblical Literature 135, 859–80.
  • 2016 “Scriptural Allusions in the Book of Revelation and the Contours of Textual Research 1900-2014: Retrospect and Prospects,” Currents in Biblical Research 14, 319–39.
  • 2016 “Editorial/Editoriale: The Torah and Literary Composition in Early Judaism and Christianity,” Henoch 38/1, 3.
  • 2015 “The Reuse of Scripture in 4QCommentary Genesis C (4Q254) and ‘Messianic Interpretation’ in the Dead Sea Scrolls,” Revue de Qumran 106/27, 303–17.
  • 2015 “Textual Pluriformity and Allusion in the Book of Revelation: The Text of Zechariah 4 in the Apocalypse,” Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft 106 no 1, 136–45.


Volumes Edited

  • 2019 Son of God: Divine Sonship in Jewish and Christian Antiquity. University Park: Penn State University Press (in press).
  • 2019 The Digital Humanities in Biblical and Theological Studies. Special edited fascicle of the journal Open Theology. Berlin: De Gruyter (in press).
  • 2019 The Future of Textual Scholarship on the New Testament: From H. C. Hoskier to the Editio Critica Maior and Beyond. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 417. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • 2018 Ancient Readers and Their Scriptures: The Texts, Versions, and Reading Strategies of the Hebrew Bible in Second Temple and Early Judaism. Jewish and Christian Perspectives. Leiden: Brill.
  • 2018 The Moving Text: Interdisciplinary Studies on David Brown and the Bible. London: SCM Press.
  • 2016 Torah Traditions and Ancient Readers in Early Judaism and Christianity. Special edited fascicle of the journal Henoch 36/1. Morcelliana: Brescia.
  • 2015 Currents in British Research on the Apocalypse. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 2/411. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.

Chapters in Edited Volumes

  • 2019 “Monks, Manuscripts, Muhammad, and the Future of the Critical Editions,” in From Scrolls to Scrolling. Edited by B.A. Anderson. Berlin: De Gruyter (in press).
  • 2019 “Libraries, Special Libraries, and the New Testament,” in Bookish Circles: Teaching and Learning in Greco-Roman Associations and the Early Church. Edited by J.D.H. Norton, L.A. Askin and G.V. Allen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (in press).
  • 2019 “Son of God in Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic Literature,” in Son of God: Divine Sonship in Jewish and Christian Antiquity. Edited by G.V. Allen et al. University Park: Penn State University Press (in press).
  • 2019 “Qumranica Aramaica Apocalyptica and the Book of Revelation,” in Rethinking Apocalyptic Literature and the Dead Sea Scrolls. Edited by L. DiTommaso and M. Goff. Atlanta: SBL Press (in press).
  • 2019 “The Patient Collator and the Philology of the Beyond: H. C. Hoskier and the New Testament.” Pages 1–36 in The Future of Textual Scholarship on the Bible. Edited by G.V. Allen. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • 2018 “A Phenomenology of Reading the Hebrew Bible in Antiquity.” Pages 243–51 in Ancient Readers and Their Scriptures: The Texts, Versions, and Reading Strategies of the Hebrew Bible in Second Temple and Early Judaism. Edited by G.V. Allen and J.A. Dunne. Jewish and Christian Perspectives. Leiden: Brill (co-written).
  • 2019 “The Patient Collator and the Philology of the Beyond: H. C. Hoskier and the New Testament.” Pages 1–36 in The Future of Textual Scholarship on the Bible. Edited by G.V. Allen. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • 2018 “Eschatology, Migration, and Social Identity in the late Second Temple Period.” Pages 69–98 in Migrationsprozesse im frühen Christentum. Edited by R. von Bendemann and M. Tiwald. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.
  • 2018 “David Brown and New Testament Textual Criticism.” Pages 3–17 in The Moving Text: David Brown and Biblical Studies. Edited by G.V. Allen, C.R. Brewer, and D. Kinlaw III. London: SCM Press.
  • 2017 “Material Culture and Channels of Traditions: Artistic Representations in GA 2028.” Pages 425–54 in Studien zum Text der Apokalypse II. Edited by M. Sigismund and D. Müller. Arbeiten zur neutestamentlichen Textforschung 50. Berlin: De Gruyter.
  • 2016 “Scriptural Interpretation and Exegetical Resources in the Scholia in Apocalypsin (GA 2351).” Pages 141–64 in Commentaries, Catenae and Biblical Tradition. Edited by H. Houghton. Piscataway, Gorgias.
  • 2016 “Editorial/Editoriale: The Torah and Literary Composition in Early Judaism and Christianity.” In Torah Traditions and Ancient Readers in Early Judaism and Christianity. Henoch: Historical and Textual Studies in Ancient and Medieval Judaism and Christianity. Edited by G.V. Allen and J.A. Dunne. Morcelliana: Brescia.
  • 2015 “Reusing Scripture in the Book of Revelation: Reworking Zechariah 4 in the Apocalypse.” Pages 1–17 in Currents in British Research on the Apocalypse. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 2/411. Edited by G.V. Allen, I. Paul, and S. Woodman. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • 2015 “Introducing Currents in British Research on the Apocalypse.” Pages XIII–XVIII in Currents in British Research on the Apocalypse. Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 2/411. Edited by G.V. Allen, I. Paul, and S. Woodman. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • 2015 “Composite Citations in Anonymous Jewish Literature (200 BCE–150 CE).” Pages 140– 57 in Composite Citations in Antiquity. Edited by S.A. Adams and S.M. Ehorn. Library of New Testament Studies 525. London: T&T Clark.


Academic Translations

  • 2018 Studies in the History of the Greek Text of the Apocalypse. Part Two. The Ancient Stems: A Translation of Josef Schmid with Critical Introduction. Text-Critical Studies. Atlanta: SBL Press.
  • 2017 “Introduction,” in Text und Textwert der Johannesapokalypse. Arbeiten zur neutestamentlichen Textforschung 49. Berlin: De Gruyter.
  • 2015 “John Alsup’s work with Leohnard Goppelt and Jürgen Roloff.” Insights 130: 13–16 (by Martin Karrer).


Articles in Reference Works

Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception (Berlin: De Gruyter)

  • 2018 “Malchus Visual Arts”
  • “Metatron Visual Arts”


Manuscripts in Preparation

  • 2020 A New Apocalyptic Reader (under review with Eerdmans Press)
  • 2019 The Possibilities of a Gospel Manuscripts (under review with New Testament Studies)
  • 2019 Exodus Traditions and the Jewishness of Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels (invited book chapter by Susan Docherty and Beate Kowalski)
  • 2019 Jewish Scripture and Christian Eschatology in the New Testament (invited book chapter by David Lincicum and Matthias Henze)
  • 2019 Problems with ‘OT in the NT’ Approaches (journal article)

Select Critical Book Reviews

  • 2018 Liv Ingeborg Lied and Hugo Lundhaug, eds. Snapshots of Evolving Traditions. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2017 (Review of Biblical and Early Christian Studies).
  • 2017 Alan Mugridge, Copying Early Christian Texts. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2016 (Review of Biblical and Early Christian Studies).
  • 2015 David Andrew Teeter. Scribal Laws: Exegetical Variation in the Textual Transmission of Biblical Law in the Late Second Temple Period. FAT 92; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2014 (Henoch 37: 134–36).
  • 2014 Gary D. Martin, Multiple Originals: New Approaches to Hebrew Bible Textual Criticism. Text-Critical Studies 7. Atlanta: SBL, 2010 (Religious Studies Review 40.1: 36).
  • 2013 Hanne von Weissenberg, Juha Pakkala, and Marko Marttila, eds. Changes in Scripture: Rewriting and Interpreting Authoritative Traditions in the Second Temple Period. BZAW 419. Berlin: De Gruyter, 2011 (Journal of Hebrew Scriptures).



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