MOBIA Lecture: Reel Religion: A Century of the Bible and Film
Thursday, February 19, 2009 6:30-7:30 pm
Fr. Michael Morris, O.P., Professor of Art and Religion at the Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California, owns one of the premier collections of vintage Biblical film posters in the country. Fr. Morris will speak about the nature, history, and provenance of the collection, and the history of Biblical films ranging from the 1898 recreation of the Oberammergau ritual to Mel Gibson’s „The Passion of the Christ.”
Lectures are free with the price of admission, and always free for MOBIA members.
The MOBIA Lectures have been underwritten by a generous gift from Walter and Darlene Hansen.
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