About this book
Jin Young Choi rereads discipleship in the Gospel of Mark from a postcolonial feminist perspective, developing an Asian and Asian American hermeneutics of phronesis. Colonized subjects perceive Jesus' body as phantasmic. Discipleship means embodying the mystery of this body while engaging with invisible, placeless and voiceless others.
Absence and presence affective agency Asian American hermeneutics body discipleship embodiment Enlightenment feminist biblical criticism the Gospel of Mark haunting (inter)subjectivity knowledge language inscription minority tactic mystery ochlos minjung phronesis postcolonialism relationality America corpus empire feminism hermeneutics Jesus Christus passive subject