Judas Cover


By Susan Gubar

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393064834, 453pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

In this expansive cultural biography of Judas, a prominent scholar explores the meaning of Jesus' betrayer over 20 centuries. Gubar shows how Jesus' most notorious disciple has provoked profound reflections on the problem of evil that still resonate today. 48 illustrations.