Audiovisual narratives in Christian testimonies of faith online Cover Image

Internetowe narracje audiowizualne w chrześcijańskich świadectwach wiary
Audiovisual narratives in Christian testimonies of faith online

chances, threats, dilemmas

Author(s): Aleksandra Pethe
Subject(s): Christian Theology and Religion, Media studies
Published by: Księgarnia Świętego Jacka
Keywords: mass media;new media / nowe media;multimedia culture;testimonies of faith;mediatization of religion;

Summary/Abstract: Contemporary communication environment is shaped by the mass media culture.The digital world offers various communication techniques. This determines the search for new, effective forms of expression. The problem also applies to religion. The author asks about the possibility of using the potential of cyberspace in effectively fulfilling the mission of evangelization in order to effectively reach sacred content with a modern recipient. The article analyzes a specific genre of religious expression which is the testimony of faith online. The article also describes the evolution of the species and indicates the tendencies to professionalize in this area.

  • Issue Year: 52/2019
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 352-372
  • Page Count: 21
  • Language: Polish