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Author Stevenson, Jill.

Title Sensational devotion : evangelical performance in twenty-first century America / Jill Stevenson
Published Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, 2013
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Contents Introduction: evangelical performative culture -- Embodied belief, affective piety, and evangelical dramaturgy -- Energetic enactments of Jesus -- "Behold the lamb": passion playing, intermediality, and the Gibson affect -- The "great passion play" and evangelical blends -- The creation museum as engaged orthodoxy -- Megachurches: cultivating affective atmosphere
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Evangelicalism in literature.
Evangelicalism -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Performance art.
Theater -- Religious aspects.
Theater -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012044694
ISBN 0472029096 (electronic bk.)
9780472029099 (electronic bk.)