By Susan Gubar

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

Publication Date: March 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.

About the Author
Susan Gubar is the coauthor of The Madwoman in the Attic, a foundational work of feminist criticism, and the coeditor of The Norton Anthology of Literature by Women. She has received the Natalie Davis Spingarn Writer's Award from the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship. She lives in Bloomington, Indiana.