Dr Deborah Rooke

Dr Deborah Rooke

Research Interests:

Cult and ritual in the Old Testament

Feminist and gendered readings of the Old Testament

The use of Old Testament texts in G.F. Handel’s oratorios

General Interests:

Member of editorial board, Journal for the Study of the Old Testament.

Going to concerts, especially of Renaissance and Baroque music; music making, including singing madrigals, playing piano, viola and flute, and coordinating Sunday music and organizing an occasional choir at New Road Baptist Church in central Oxford.