This series was born out of my studies in an Ancient Near East Literature doctoral seminar. It connected with some topics from my studies over the previous summer in Hebrew III and I also just have an on going fascination with the early chapters of Genesis. Most of what I am unpacking regarding Genesis comes from a couple of John Walton books (which you can find on the recommended reading page). I am also making use of a commentary on Genesis 1-4 by C. John Collins. I originally intended to make it through chapter 4, but stalled out in chapter 2. If you think I ought to pick it back up, let me know!
Anyway, here are the links: