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Steven J Friesen

Steven Friesen
Professor, Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts

Phone: +1 512 471 8629
Email: friesen@austin.utexas.edu

Friesen teaches courses such as "Introduction to the New Testament," and "Revelation and Apocalyptic Literature." His research themes relate to the social locations and functions of religion. Friesen's next book, "Paul, Poverty, and Patronage," will examine the economic ideas and practices of the apostle and his communities.


Personal website

Ph.D.

Early Christianity; Corinthian society; Apostle Paul; New Testament; Biblical Greek; Revelation; Apocalyptic literature, Religious Studies; Poverty and Inequality in Early Roman Empire; Apocalyptic Literature; Imperial Cults

"Imperial Cults and Apocalypse of John: Reading Revelation in the Ruins" (2001).