Knockin' on Heaven's Door
The Bible and Popular Culture
By Roland Boer
Published August 12th 1999 by Routledge – 232 pages
Series: Biblical Limits
Knockin' On Heaven's Door offers a critically sophisticated and truly interdisciplinary analysis of the relationship between biblical studies and contemporary culture.
Specific biblical texts are examined in the light of cultural criticism and areas of popular culture including pornography, heavy metal music and McDonald's hamburgers in the light of biblical criticism.