Bill Johnston, "Coming into the Word: Ethnography of an Evangelical"
- Author: Russian and East European Institute
- Number of episodes: 1
- Web site: http://www.iub.edu/~reeiweb/events/2009/johnston.pdf
This is the first REEI Monday Lunchtime Workshop Series talk. It outlines a year-long ethnographic study of a language school located in a large Polish city and run by North American evangelical Christian missionaries as a platform for mission work. Data comprise of interviews, observations, classroom recordings, and found data. This presentation will be a preliminary description of the study, along with a discussion of possible theoretical frameworks that may help to conceptualize and contextu