I Found God in Me: A Womanist Biblical Hermeneutics Reader (Online) by Mitzi J. Smith (Editor)A womanist biblical hermeneutics reader. This book is an excellent resource for women of color, pastors, and seminarians interested in relevant readings of the biblical text, as well as scholars and teachers teaching courses in womanist biblical hermeneutics, feminist interpretation, African American hermeneutics, and biblical courses that value diversity and dialogue as crucial to excellent pedagogy.
Womanist Midrash by Wilda C. GafneyOffers a midrashic interpretation of the biblical text that is rooted in the African American preaching tradition to tell the stories of a variety of female characters. Includes content on each book of the Pentateuch and Deuteoronomistic History.
Womanist Interpretations of the Bible: Expanding the Discourse by Gay L. Byron (Editor); Vanessa Lovelace (Editor)Collection of seventeen essays on womanist approaches to biblical hermeneutics, with an introduction by the volume’s editors. Provides a useful history of womanist theological discourse on the early individuals who formed the contours of the field and its tasks. Divided into five parts, the book’s essays illuminate areas of biblical text where women are often overlooked, including Numbers 30, Acts 12, Job, and Isaiah. Includes an index of ancient sources.