Westar Institute

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Charter Member

Mary Foskett

Institutional Affiliation

Wake Forest University


PhD Emory University, MDiv Union Theological Seminary, BA New York University.


Mary F. Foskett teaches in the area of New Testament Studies and has been a core faculty member of Women’s and Gender Studies. She was the inaugural director of the WFU Humanities Institute. Her primary research interest is in contemporary approaches to New Testament interpretation, especially feminist and culturally contextualized interpretations of biblical texts and traditions.

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