Saturday, November 05, 2016

Scholar to Discuss Contemporary Dramatic Presentations of Gospel

"Dr. Yde hosts a lively discussion of the ways the Gospel is dramatized for a mostly secular audience in new and refreshing ways by some o f America’s most prominent playwrights."
The Ecumenical Institute for Ministry and the New Mexico Conference of Churches invite you to a presentation of  "Theology on a Growing Age: The Gospel on Stage," featuring Matthew Yde, a scholar, author and drama critic.

Saturday, November 12, 
9:30-11:30 a.m. 
Immanuel Presbyterian Church, 
114 Carlisle Blvd. SE, 
The event is free and open to the public

Dr. Yde is author of the forthcoming book The Theater of Stephen Adly Guirgis: Drama as Gospel in the Post-Christian Age. In his upcoming presentation, he will discuss contemporary plays with a Gospel-centered theme in works by Cormac McCarthy, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Lucas Hnath and others.

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