A Hidden Life Review
In the book The Poetics of Biblical Narrative, Meir Sternberg has a chapter on gaps in stories. He says that
The Meaning of “Iago”
"Iago" (from Shakespeare's Othello) comes from Welsh and Galician and means "Jacob." This makes sense given that Jacob deceives his brother just like Iago deceives Othello. But there might be another meaning.
The First Words of Ahab
Robert Alter taught us but the first words and the first actions of the characters are important for their characterization, revealing depths about who they are and not surface details.
Why Revelation is Cyclical?
It is commonly observed that Revelation is cyclical, covering the same period (normally from Christ's 1st to 2nd coming) from different perspectives.