Koowon Kim is an associate professor in the Old Testament at Reformed Graduate University in South Korea. He earned his Ph.D. from University of Chicago in the area of Hebrew Bible and ancient Near Eastern studies. His dissertation entitled “The Incubation Type-scene in the Aqhatu, Kirta, and Hannah Stories” was published as Vetus Testamentum Supplements No. 145 by Brill. Also, he translated Yoram Hazony’s books, The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture and God and Politics in Esther into Korean.