Performance Criticism of Biblical and Other Ancient Texts

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Room: S104a - McCormick Place
Theme: Performance Critical Insights into Gospel and Pauline Texts

Kathy Maxwell, Palm Beach Atlantic University, Presiding
T. Michael W. Halcomb, Asbury Theological Seminary
Come On Feel the Noise: The Function of Screams in Mark and Ancient Performance (25 min)

Kevin A. Ogilvie, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Saskatoon
The Long Ending of Mark's Gospel as an Oral Theological Corrective (25 min)

Whitney Shiner, George Mason University
Audience Address in the Dialogs of the Gospel of John (25 min)

Break (5 min)

Pieter Botha, University of South Africa
"I want you to be wise..." Oral aspects of the Letter to the Romans (25 min)

Bernhard Oestreich, Friedensau Adventist University
Who are Paul's opponents in Galatia? Performance criticism shedding light on the Galatian crisis (25 min)