Elizabeth Harper, Durham UK
Browns Bay & Mt Eden, N. Z.
Trinity College Bristol
I am currently undertaking a doctorate through Durham University involving a literary and theological reading of the Flood Narratives in Gen 6-9. Here you will find auxiliary material to my study and and an eclectic mix of links. Completion Date: 2011?
This page contains links, images and papers relating to the Flood Narrative.
Other (and older) Ancient Near East Flood Stories
The Gilgamesh Epic
Sumerian/ Eridu Genesis
Eridu Genesis some extracts from the Torkild Jacobsen translation
Still looking for a site
Comparisons of the Tales
Livius.org- This articles on ancient history site has details from each story and a comparison chart.
Interpretations of the Flood Narrative
Sites that retell and reinterpret the story for today
Interpretations through history (Reception history)
I hope to find some links soon.
Jewish Midrash and Interpretations
Historical Critical Study
Source Critical Divisions
Tanach separated according to the Documentary Hypothesis according to Richard Elliott Friedman's book, Who Wrote the Bible (Second Edition). The text is Hebrew. You need to turn the marking on at the right (DH)
Theology in the Flood Narrative
Theology in the Flood Narratives
Off-line Resources, Recommended Books etc.
From over 1000 books, articles etc in my bibliography database: