Tod Linafelt

Tod Linafelt is professor of biblical literature in the Theology Department at Georgetown University.

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He teaches courses on biblical literature, the Bible in popular culture, and upper-level courses on the Hebrew Scriptures. He has held the Cardin Family Chair in the Humanities at Loyola College in Baltimore, was the Alexander Ratner Visiting Fellow at the University of Glasgow, and served as president of the Mid-Atlantic Region of the Society of Biblical Literature. His daughter Eleanor formerly played bass in the band Bucky's Fatal Mistake and now sings and plays guitar in Queen Rat.