Presenter: Terry Lindvall
Presenter Affiliation: Virginia Wesleyan University
Presentation Title: Mocking Saints: Christianity and Satire from the Prophets to Stephen Colbert
Time: 08:00 pm
Time Zone: Eastern (US)
Dr. Lindvall investigates the precarious relationship of humor and satire in Christianity. Author of several books including Surprised by Laughter: The Comic World of C S Lewis, and the forthcoming Mocking Saints: A History of Christianity and Satire from the Hebrew Prophets to Stephen Colbert, Lindvall will chart a chronology of religious wit and humor and suggest 7 key principles for understanding how they function in the lives of sinners and saints. This recorded presentation may be viewed by an individual or group of any size in a single feed.
Link to Webinar: https://vimeo.com/125752985
Additional URL Link: http://facultystaff.vwc.edu/~tlindvall/