|Peter S. Hawkins
Peter S. Hawkins is Professor of Religion and Literature, Yale Divinity School.
Peter S. Hawkins is Professor of Religion and Literature, Yale Divinity School. Hawkins's work has long centered on Dante, most recently in Dante: A Brief History (2006), ‘Moderno Uso’, in Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics, 13/1 (2005), Dante’s Testaments: Essays on Scriptural Imagination (1999)—winner of a 2001 AAR Book Prize—and his edited volume, The Poets' Dante: Twentieth-Century Reflections (2001). Hawkins has also recently published two co-edited volumes: Scrolls of Love: Ruth and the Song of Songs (with Lesleigh Cushing Stahlberg, 2006) and Medieval Readings of Romans (with William Campbell and Brenda Deen Schildgen, 2007). He recently gave the Lyman Beecher Lectures at Yale, which will be published as The Preacher’s Divine Comedy.