John, Jesus, and History (S19-327)

 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Room: 2001 - Convention Center

Theme: Media and Method: Reading John and Jesus in an Oral/Aural Context

Jaime Clark-Soles, Southern Methodist University, Presiding

Richard A. Horsley, University of Massachusetts Boston

The Whole Story: Rethinking John's Gospel as a Source for Jesus in Its Ancient Media Context (30 min)

Tom Thatcher, Cincinnati Christian University

There Are No "Aporias": Orality, Memory, and Narrative Aesthetics (30 min)

Hellen Mardaga, Catholic University of America

Bis repetita placent. Some Reflections on Repetitions, Orality and John 18:36 (30 min)

Catrin Williams, University of Wales: Trinity Saint David

Memory, Scripture, and Tradition in the Gospel of John: Insights from Ancient Media Studies (30 min)

Break (5 min)

Discussion (25 min)