Professor David Rhoads

Professor Emeritus of New Testament, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago


Current position:

Co-Director of and Editor of Biblical Performance Criticism Series with Wipf and Stock Press and participant in the Scholars Program of the Network of Biblical Storytellers

Research interests:

Performance Criticism in all of its facets


Performing the Gospel of Mark in Reading Mark, Engaging the Gospel (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2004) 176-201.

Conference papers:

“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.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s