Dr Anna Fisk

  • Research Assistant in Literature, Theology and the Arts (Theology and Religious Studies)
  • Affiliate (History of Art)

Research interests

My role is Research Assistant in Literature and Theology, which involves working on the journal Literature and Theology, and helping coordinate the research network Literature, Theology and the Arts at Glasgow.

My principal research field is feminist studies in religion / feminist theology. I am currently researching craft discourse and contemporary knitting practice, exploring the implict religiousness of knitting as an example of wider patterns of religion and society in contemporary western modernity.


Teaching

  • Christianity and the Arts section of the first year course The God Question: Exploring Christianity
  • Publishable Article section of the Doctorate in Practical Theology
  • Theology Through Creative Writing

 


Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009
Number of items: 21.

2017

Fisk, A. (2017) 'So that you’ve got something for yourself': knitting and implicit spirituality. In: Doggett, L. and Arat, A. (eds.) Foundations and Futures in the Sociology of Religion. Series: Theology and religion in interdisciplinary perspective series in association with the BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group. Routledge. ISBN 9781138092327 (In Press)

Fisk, A. (2017) Prayer shawl ministries and women’s theological imagination. Theology and Sexuality, 23(3), pp. 265-267. (doi:10.1080/13558358.2017.1367126) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2017) Theologies of evil. In: Hawthorne, S. M. (ed.) Gender: God. Series: Macmillan interdisciplinary handbooks. Macmillan. ISBN 9780028663173

2016

Fisk, A. (2016) Appropriating, romanticising and reimagining: pagan engagement with indigenous animism. In: Rountree, K. (ed.) Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism and Modern Paganism. Series: Palgrave studies in new religions and alternative spiritualities. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781137570406 (doi:10.1057/978-1-137-56200-5) (In Press)

Fisk, A. (2016) Stood weeping outside the tomb: dis(re)membering Mary Magdalene. In: Sherwood, Y. (ed.) Bible, Feminism and Gender: Remapping the Field. Oxford University Press: Oxford. (In Press)

2015

Fisk, A. (2015) Because of Beauvoir: Christianity and the Cultivation of Female Genius; by Alison E. Jasper. Literature and Theology, 29(2), pp. 241-244. (doi:10.1093/litthe/frv003) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2015) Encounters in feminist revisioning. Biblical Interpretation, 23(1), pp. 36-59. (doi:10.1163/15685152-00231p02)

2014

Fisk, A. (2014) Sex, Sin, and Our Selves: Encounters in Feminist Theology and Contemporary Women’s Literature. Pickwick Publications: Eugene. ISBN 9781625640680

Fisk, A. (2014) Sisterhood in the wilderness: biblical paradigms and feminist identity politics in teadings of Hagar and Sarah. In: Adam, A.K.M. and Tongue, S. (eds.) Looking Through a Glass Bible: Postdisciplinary Biblical Interpretations from the Glasgow School. Series: Biblical interpretation series (125). Brill: Leiden, pp. 113-137. ISBN 9789004259072

Fisk, A. and Tongue, S. (2014) Gender: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Gunn, V. and Fisk, A. (2014) Considering Teaching Excellence in Higher Education 2007-2013. Project Report. Higher Education Academy, York.

2013

Fisk, A. (2013) Bible and literature, by Alison M. Jack. Journal of Adult Theological Education, 10(2), pp. 181-183. (doi:10.1179/1740714114Z.00000000023) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2013) Feminist hermeneutics: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Fisk, A. (2013) Fertility: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Gunn, V. and Fisk, A. (2013) Considering Teaching Excellence in Higher Education: 2007-2013: A Literature Review Since the CHERI Report 2007. Project Report. Higher Education Academy, York, UK.

2012

Fisk, A. (2012) 'To make, and make again': feminism, craft and spirituality. Feminist Theology, 20(2), pp. 160-174. (doi:10.1177/0966735011425302)

Fisk, A. (2012) Feminism and Christianity: Questions and Answers in the Third-Wave, by Caryn D. Riswold. Journal of Gender Studies, 21(1), pp. 111-112. (doi:10.1080/09589236.2012.636644) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2012) Through Us, With Us, In Us: relational theologies in the twenty-first century, ed. Lisa Isherwood and Elaine Bellchambers. Theology and Sexuality, 18(2), pp. 144-146. (doi:10.1179/1355835813Z.00000000013) [Book Review]

2011

Fisk, A. (2011) 'Not simple, not pure': revisioning of mythical wicked women in the stories of Sara Maitland. Women: A Cultural Review, 22(1), pp. 15-28. (doi:10.1080/09574042.2011.542364)

2010

Fisk, A. (2010) 'Wholly aflame': erotic asceticism in the work of Sara Maitland. Theology and Sexuality, 16(1), pp. 5-18. (doi:10.1558/tse.v16i1.5)

2009

Fisk, A. (2009) Reading Spiritualities: Constructing and Representing the Sacred, edited by Dawn Llewellyn and Deborah F. Sawyer. Literature and Theology, 23(3), pp. 368-370. (doi:10.1093/litthe/frp027) [Book Review]

This list was generated on Sat Nov 18 21:31:59 2017 GMT.
Number of items: 22.

Articles

Fisk, A. (2015) Encounters in feminist revisioning. Biblical Interpretation, 23(1), pp. 36-59. (doi:10.1163/15685152-00231p02)

Fisk, A. (2012) 'To make, and make again': feminism, craft and spirituality. Feminist Theology, 20(2), pp. 160-174. (doi:10.1177/0966735011425302)

Fisk, A. (2011) 'Not simple, not pure': revisioning of mythical wicked women in the stories of Sara Maitland. Women: A Cultural Review, 22(1), pp. 15-28. (doi:10.1080/09574042.2011.542364)

Fisk, A. (2010) 'Wholly aflame': erotic asceticism in the work of Sara Maitland. Theology and Sexuality, 16(1), pp. 5-18. (doi:10.1558/tse.v16i1.5)

Books

Fisk, A. (2014) Sex, Sin, and Our Selves: Encounters in Feminist Theology and Contemporary Women’s Literature. Pickwick Publications: Eugene. ISBN 9781625640680

Book Sections

Fisk, A. (2017) 'So that you’ve got something for yourself': knitting and implicit spirituality. In: Doggett, L. and Arat, A. (eds.) Foundations and Futures in the Sociology of Religion. Series: Theology and religion in interdisciplinary perspective series in association with the BSA Sociology of Religion Study Group. Routledge. ISBN 9781138092327 (In Press)

Fisk, A. (2017) Theologies of evil. In: Hawthorne, S. M. (ed.) Gender: God. Series: Macmillan interdisciplinary handbooks. Macmillan. ISBN 9780028663173

Fisk, A. (2016) Appropriating, romanticising and reimagining: pagan engagement with indigenous animism. In: Rountree, K. (ed.) Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism and Modern Paganism. Series: Palgrave studies in new religions and alternative spiritualities. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 9781137570406 (doi:10.1057/978-1-137-56200-5) (In Press)

Fisk, A. (2016) Stood weeping outside the tomb: dis(re)membering Mary Magdalene. In: Sherwood, Y. (ed.) Bible, Feminism and Gender: Remapping the Field. Oxford University Press: Oxford. (In Press)

Fisk, A. (2014) Sisterhood in the wilderness: biblical paradigms and feminist identity politics in teadings of Hagar and Sarah. In: Adam, A.K.M. and Tongue, S. (eds.) Looking Through a Glass Bible: Postdisciplinary Biblical Interpretations from the Glasgow School. Series: Biblical interpretation series (125). Brill: Leiden, pp. 113-137. ISBN 9789004259072

Fisk, A. and Tongue, S. (2014) Gender: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Fisk, A. (2013) Feminist hermeneutics: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Fisk, A. (2013) Fertility: literature. In: Klauck, H.-J., Allison, D. C., Leppin, V., Seow, C.L., Spieckermann, H., Walfish, B., Ziolkowski, E. J. and Helmer, C. (eds.) Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Walter de Gruyter: Berlin. ISBN 9783110183788

Book Reviews

Fisk, A. (2017) Prayer shawl ministries and women’s theological imagination. Theology and Sexuality, 23(3), pp. 265-267. (doi:10.1080/13558358.2017.1367126) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2015) Because of Beauvoir: Christianity and the Cultivation of Female Genius; by Alison E. Jasper. Literature and Theology, 29(2), pp. 241-244. (doi:10.1093/litthe/frv003) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2013) Bible and literature, by Alison M. Jack. Journal of Adult Theological Education, 10(2), pp. 181-183. (doi:10.1179/1740714114Z.00000000023) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2012) Feminism and Christianity: Questions and Answers in the Third-Wave, by Caryn D. Riswold. Journal of Gender Studies, 21(1), pp. 111-112. (doi:10.1080/09589236.2012.636644) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2012) Through Us, With Us, In Us: relational theologies in the twenty-first century, ed. Lisa Isherwood and Elaine Bellchambers. Theology and Sexuality, 18(2), pp. 144-146. (doi:10.1179/1355835813Z.00000000013) [Book Review]

Fisk, A. (2009) Reading Spiritualities: Constructing and Representing the Sacred, edited by Dawn Llewellyn and Deborah F. Sawyer. Literature and Theology, 23(3), pp. 368-370. (doi:10.1093/litthe/frp027) [Book Review]

Research Reports or Papers

Gunn, V. and Fisk, A. (2014) Considering Teaching Excellence in Higher Education 2007-2013. Project Report. Higher Education Academy, York.

Gunn, V. and Fisk, A. (2013) Considering Teaching Excellence in Higher Education: 2007-2013: A Literature Review Since the CHERI Report 2007. Project Report. Higher Education Academy, York, UK.

Website

Fisk, A. Patchwork: on perseverance, the aesthetics of nostalgia, and reckless knitting. [Website]

This list was generated on Sat Nov 18 21:31:59 2017 GMT.