The Oxford Handbook of Wisdom and the Bible. Edited by Will Kynes. New York: Oxford University Press, 2021.
An Obituary for “Wisdom Literature”: The Birth, Death, and Intertextual Reintegration of a Biblical Corpus. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019.
My Psalm Has Turned into Weeping: Job’s Dialogue with the Psalms. BZAW 437. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2012.
Dell, Katharine, and Will Kynes. Reading Proverbs Intertextually. LHBOTS 629. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2019.
Dell, Katharine, and Will Kynes. Reading Ecclesiastes Intertextually. LHBOTS 587. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2014.
Dell, Katharine, and Will Kynes. Reading Job Intertextually. LHBOTS 574. New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2013.
“A Suitable Match: Eve, Enkidu, and the Boundaries of Humanity in the Eden Narrative and the Epic of Gilgamesh.” Harvard Theological Review
(in press, forthcoming).
“Genre as Reception: A Multidimensional Network Approach.” Journal of the Bible and Its Reception
(in press, forthcoming).
“Wrestle On, Jacob: Antebellum Spirituals and the Defiant Faith of the Hebrew Bible.” Journal of Biblical Literature 140 (2021): 291–307.
“Morality and Mortality: The Dialogical Interpretation of Psalm 90 in the Book of Job.” Journal for the Study of the Old Testament 44 (2020): 624-41.
Kidd, Ian James, Will Kynes, Laura E. R. Blackie, and Kate C. McLean “Narratives of Adversity and Wisdom in Ancient Ethical and Spiritual Texts.” Journal of Value Inquiry
53 (2019): 459–61.
“The ‘Wisdom Literature’ Category: An Obituary.” Journal of Theological Studies 69 (2018): 1–24.
“The Trials of Job: Re-litigating Job’s ‘Good Case’ in Christian Interpretation.” Scottish Journal of Theology 66 (2013): 174–91.
“God, Justice, and Society: An Overview.” Political Theology 14 (2013): 589–601.
“Beat Your Parodies into Swords, and Your Parodied Books into Spears: A New Paradigm for Parody in the Hebrew Bible.” Biblical Interpretation 19 (2011): 276–310.
Essays in Multi-Authored Volumes
“Wisdom Literature.” In The State of Old Testament Studies
. Edited by H. H. Hardy II & M. Daniel Carroll R. (Rodas). Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, in press, forthcoming 2023.
“Weisheit and Job.” Pages 105–37 in Gerhard von Rad and the Study of Wisdom Literature
. Edited by Timothy J. Sandoval and Bernd Schipper. Ancient Israel and Its Literature 46. Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2022.
“Job.” Pages 162–83 in The Cambridge Companion to the Biblical Wisdom Literature
. Edited by Katharine Dell with Arthur Keefer and Suzanna Millar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022.
“Proverbs.” In The New Oxford Bible Commentary. Edited by Katharine Dell and David Lincicum. Oxford: Oxford University Press, in press (19,500 words).
“Wisdom and Wisdom Literature: Past, Present, and Future.” Pages 1–14 in The Oxford Handbook of Wisdom and the Bible. Edited by Will Kynes. New York: Oxford University Press, 2021.
“Debating Suffering: The Voices of Lamentations Personified in Job’s Dialogue.” Pages 170–82 in Reading Lamentations Intertextually. Edited by Heath Thomas and Brittany Melton. Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 714. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2021.
“Wisdom Defined in Narration and Intertextual Networks: Proverbs and 1 Kings 1–11.” Pages 35–47 in Reading Proverbs Intertextually. Edited by Katharine Dell and Will Kynes. Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 629. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2019.
“‘Wisdom’ as Mask and Mirror: Methodological Questions for ‘Wisdom’s’ Dialogue with the Canon.” Pages 19–29 in Riddles and Revelations: Explorations into the Relationship between Wisdom and Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible. Edited by Mark J. Boda, Russel L. Meek, and Rusty Osborne.
Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 634. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2018.
“The Nineteenth-Century Beginnings of ‘Wisdom Literature,’ and Its Twenty-first-Century End?” Pages 83–108 in Perspectives on Israelite Wisdom: Proceedings of the Oxford Old Testament Seminar. Edited by John Jarick. Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 618. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2016.
“The Modern Scholarly Wisdom Tradition and the Threat of Pan-Sapientialism: A Case Report.” Pages 11–38 in Is There a Wisdom Tradition? New Prospects in Israelite Wisdom Studies. Edited by Mark Sneed. Ancient Israel and Its Literature 23. Atlanta: SBL, 2015.
“Reading Job Following the Psalms.” Pages 131–45 in The Shape of the Writings. Edited by Julius Steinberg and Timothy J. Stone. Siphrut 16. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2015.
“Follow Your Heart and Do Not Say It Was a Mistake: Qoheleth’s Allusions to Numbers 15 and the Story of the Spies.” Pages 15–27 in Reading Ecclesiastes Intertextually. Edited by Katharine Dell and Will Kynes. Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 587. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2014.
“Intertextuality: Method and Theory in Job and Psalm 119.” Pages 201–13 in Biblical Interpretation and Method: Essays in Honour of John Barton. Edited by Katharine J. Dell and Paul M. Joyce. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.
“Job and Isaiah 40–55: Intertextualities in Dialogue.” Pages 94–105 in Reading Job Intertextually. Edited by Katharine Dell and Will Kynes. Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 574. London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2013.
“Lament Personified: Job in the Bedeutungsnetz of Psalm 22.” Pages 34–48 in Spiritual Complaint: Theology and Practice of Lament. Edited by Tim Bulkeley and Miriam Bier. Eugene, OR.: Wipf & Stock, 2013.
Dictionary and Encyclopedia Articles
“Satan.” Pages 264–67 in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Theology. Edited by Samuel Balentine, Clifton Black, Katharine Dell, Andreas Schuele, and Jerry Sumney. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015 (2,000 words).
David Allen and Steve Smith, Methodology in the Use of the Old Testament in the New: Context and Criteria. Journal of Theological Studies
72 (2021): 383–86.
D. Lambert, How Repentance Became Biblical: Judaism, Christianity, and the Interpretation of Scripture. Journal of Theological Studies
70 (2019): 356–59.
M. Sneed, The Social World of the Sages: An Introduction to Israelite and Jewish Wisdom Literature
. Journal of Theological Studies
67 (2016): 665–68.
W. Brown, Wisdom’s Wonder: Character, Creation, and Crisis in the Bible’s Wisdom Literature
. Journal of Theological Studies
66 (2015): 708–10.
D. Penchansky, Understanding Wisdom Literature: Conflict and Dissonance in the Hebrew Text
116 (2013): 131–32.
C. Bartholomew and R. O’Dowd, Old Testament Wisdom Literature: A Theological Introduction
. The Churchman
126 (2012): 178–80.
Jeffrey Boss, Human Consciousness of God in the Book of Job: A Theological and Psychological Commentary. Review of Biblical Literature