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February 26, 2001

PERKINS TO HOST PREACHING WORKSHOP MARCH 27

DALLAS (SMU) -- Southern Methodist University's Perkins School of Theology will host a workshop for pastors titled, "Preaching as Theatre: What Actors Know," featuring Jana Childers, professor of homiletics and speech-communication at San Francisco Theological Seminary.

The workshop will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, in Perkins Chapel, 6001 Bishop Blvd. Childers is the author of Performing the Word: Preaching as Theatre and is the editor of the forthcoming Birthing the Sermon: Women Preachers on the Creative Process.

Cost of the workshop is $15 per person until March 23, or $20 at the door. For more information, call (214) 768-3515 or send an email to perkins@mail.smu.edu. To register, mail payment to Perkins School of Theology, SMU, P.O. Box 750133, Dallas, Texas 75275 or fax with credit card payment to (214) 768-2117.

 


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