Professor Emeritus of New Testament, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Co-Director of www.biblicalperformancecriticism.org and Editor of Biblical Performance Criticism Series with Wipf and Stock Press and participant in the Scholars Program of the Network of Biblical Storytellers
Performance Criticism in all of its facets
Performing the Gospel of Mark in Reading Mark, Engaging the Gospel (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2004) 176-201.
“Narrativité, oralité et performance”. Colloque international du RRENAB, University of Montreal, 2014. “From Narrative Reading to Narrative Performance: A Paradigm Shift.”
Teaching courses and workshops on performing scripture.