Performance Criticism of Biblical and Other Ancient Texts

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Room: N136 - McCormick Place
Theme: Ancient Performance and Reception

Lee Johnson, East Carolina University, Presiding
Jin H. Han, New York Theological Seminary
The Audience and the Infelicitous Blessing in Gen 27 (25 min)

Matthias Hopf, Augustana-Hochschule
Being in between: Canticles as a "Chimera" between Written and Oral Style of Speech (25 min)

Break (5 min)

Dan Nasselqvist, Lund University
Audience Participation in First-Century Performances (25 min)

Yongbom Lee, Dominican Biblical Institute, Limerick, Ireland
Gospels and Pansori: Comparative Insights into Performance and Transmission from Korean Folksongs (25 min)

Perttu Nikander, University of Helsinki
Act of Hearing: Receptionalist Approach to the Performance of the Two Ways in the Didache Community (25 min)

Discussion (20 min)