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Lecture - 2
"My task here is to provide a historical background of laughter that informs their humor and satire, followed by a theological foundation of Lewis and his four kinds of laughter and then I want to make you laugh," says Terry Lindvall as he unravels more on Lecture 2 in this main session. Discover new insights and understand this well in this three part main talk plus a five question and answer part in this audio series.
This resource is part of a series on If C.S. Lewis Met Stephen Colbert: Thoughts About Humor, Culture and Joy. Click here to listen to the full series.
Terry Lindvall, is the C.S. Lewis Endowed Chair in Communication and Christian Thought, and Professor of Communication at Virginia Wesleyan College. He is known as an engaging, thoughtful and humorous speaker. He is a C.S. Lewis scholar and expert in American film and media, seeking to see how theology and film can intersect. He is the author of several books including, Surprised By Laughter: The Comic World of C.S. Lewis. He has served as a U.S. Army Reserve Chaplain and has taught at Wheaton College, The College of William and Mary, and served as President of Regent University. Lindvall earned his MDiv at Fuller Seminary and PhD at University of Southern California.