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Lynn Poland


Ph.D., M.A. University of Chicago
B.A. Bates College

I teach modern religious thought and Christian theology and have special interests in critical animal studies, gender studies, and environmental studies. I also offer courses in environmental studies.


My publications include Literary Criticism and Biblical Hermeneutics, and a number of essays on Augustine, biblical interpretation, and the sublime.


Introduction to Theology
Autobiography and Religion
Environmental Humanities
Christianity and Nature
Humans and Other Animals
Perspectives in the Study of Religion