S23-135 Performance Criticism of Biblical and Other Ancient Texts

11/23/2015 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Room: A704 (Atrium Level) - Marriott
Theme: Performance and Performativity of Patristic and Other Texts

Jin Han, New York Theological Seminary, Presiding

C. Rebecca Rine, Catholic University of America
Performing Scripture: Biblical Quotation in Patristic Commentary (30 min)

Mark Randall James, University of Virginia
Ancient Antecedents to Performance Criticism: Origen, Stoic Logic, and the Bible as Utterance (30 min)

Jared W. Ludlow, Brigham Young University
Eusebius and the Performances of the Gospel Stories (30 min)

Bogdan G. Bucur, Duquesne University
Performative Exegesis in Anastasius the Sinaite’s Homily on The Transfiguration (30 min)

T. Michael W. Halcomb, Conversational Koine Institute
Sound Matters: The Role and Function of Pronunciation in Ancient Performance (30 min)