About L.W.


Short Profile

Luigi Walt, b. 1975. Ph.D., University of Bologna (2008). DFG Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Regensburg, Germany (2014-2016). Freelance editor and editorial consultant. Major publication: Paolo e le parole di Gesù. Frammenti di un insegnamento orale (“Paul and the Sayings of Jesus: Fragments of an Oral Teaching”, 2013).

Main Research Fields

  • New Testament and Christian Origins • Jewish and Christian Apocryphal Texts
  • Biblical Hermeneutics • History of Biblical Interpretation
  • Method and Theory in the Study of Religion

Academic Affiliations and Memberships 

Association pour l’étude de la littérature apocryphe chrétienne (AELAC) • Centro Italiano di Studi Superiori sulle Religioni (CISSR) • European Association of Biblical Studies (EABS) • European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) • Society of Biblical Literature (SBL)

Works in Progress (Selection)

  • The Sixth Book of Ezra: Introduction, Translation, and Commentary
  • The Pauline Distinction: An Archaeology of Translation
  • [Ed. / Transl.] J.Z. Smith, Una questione di classe. Saggi sulla comparazione storico-religiosa

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