Prophets, Performance, and Power: Performance Criticism of the Hebrew Bible

Prophets, Performance, and Power: Performance Criticism of the Hebrew Bible

by William Doan, Terry Giles

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780567026804
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/26/2005
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.44(d)

About the Author

William Doan is Professor of Theater at Miami University of Ohio.

Terry Giles is Professor of Theology at Gannon University, Erie, Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

Forewordix
Chapter 1Prophets, Performance, and Power1
Chapter 2From the Prophetic Performer to the Scribal Performer19
Chapter 3Prophets and Performance49
Chapter 4Amos: A Prophetic Performance85
Chapter 5The Amos Oracles109
Chapter 6Amos 7-9: The Vision Reports139
Chapter 7The Concluding Act157
Glossary165
Bibliography177
Subject Index188
Scripture Index193

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