Jennifer Wright Knust

Jennifer Wright Knust is Professor of Religious Studies at Duke University. Author, with Tommy Wasserman, of To Cast the First Stone: The Transmission of a Gospel Story (Princeton 2018), Unprotected Texts: The Bible’s Surprising Contradictions about Sex and Desire (HarperONE 2011), and Abandoned to Lust: Sexual Slander and Ancient Christianity (Columbia 2005), she studies the materiality of texts, lived religion, and the ethics of interpretation in ancient as well as contemporary contexts. 

 

Updated: 5/20/21

Title: 
Professor of Religious Studies
Institution: 
Duke University
Religious Affiliation: 
American Baptist

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