The complexities of biblical (and extrabiblical) authorship

John has a great post over at Ancient Hebrew Poetry working through the subtleties and (in)appropriateness of the term "pseudepigraphic."  This is a very thoughtful approach and reminded me of the chapter "Authorship in Antiquity: Practice and Perception" in Karel Van Der Toorn's book, Scribal Culture and the Making of the Hebrew Bible. I'll need… Continue reading The complexities of biblical (and extrabiblical) authorship