Recent research publications:
​“Eyes Wide Open, Seeing Nothing: The Challenge of the Gospel of John’s Non-Visualizable Texture for Readings Using Visual Texture,” in The art of visual exegesis: Rhetoric, texts, images  ed. Vernon K. Robbins, Walter S. Melion, and Roy R. Jeal  (ESEC 19; Atlanta: SBL Press, 2017), 121-167.


“Methodology for Rhetography and Visual Exegesis of the Gospel of John,”in The art of visual exegesis: Rhetoric, texts, images  ed. Vernon K. Robbins, Walter S. Melion, and Roy R. Jeal  (ESEC 19; Atlanta: SBL Press, 2017), 89-120.


“Paul’s Inclusive Language: The Ideological Texture of Romans 1,” in Foundations for Sociorhetorical Exploration: A Rhetoric of Religious Antiquity Reader, ed. Vernon K. Robbins, Robert H. von Thaden Jr., and Bart B. Bruehler, Rhetoric of Religious Antiquity (Atlanta: SBL Press, 2016)


“Visualizing Philippians: Ancient Rhetorical Practice Meets Cognitive Science Through Sociorhetorical Interpretation.” In Paul and Ancient Rhetoric: Theory and Practice in the Hellenistic Context, edited by Stanley E. Porter and Bryan R. Dyer, 265–84. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016.


 “An Important Stoic Influence in Matthew’s Sermon on the Mount: The Significance of Single-Mindedness.” Theoforum 46, no. 1 (2015): 165–83.


Research publications by former students:

Gruca-Macaulay, Alexandra. Lydia as a Rhetorical Construct in Acts. Society of Biblical Literature Emory Studies in Early Christianity. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2016.


Recent reviews of publications by others:

L. Gregory Bloomquist, review of Istvan Czachesz, Cognitive Science and the New Testament: A New Approach to Early Christian Research, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2018)

L. Gregory Bloomquist

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