Biblical Performance Criticism

  • Embraces many methods, including Historical Criticism, Narrative Criticism, Form and Genre Criticism, Reader-Response Criticism, Rhetorical Criticism, ....
  • Reframes the biblical materials in the context of oral/scribal cultures of the early church, aspects of which include the performance event, performer, audience, context, and text.
  • Constructs scenarios of ancient performances.
  • Learns from contemporary performances of these materials through the translation, preparation, and performance of a text for group discussion of the performance event.
  • Reinterprets biblical materials accordingly.
  • Owner: psperry
  • Registered: 2009-06-01
  • Type: Public
  • Membership: Closed

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