Nebraska Authors

John Lyden

Born 1959 Seattle, WA (USA)

Places Lived

Blair, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction
  • Visual Work

Keywords

Religion; film; Star Wars movies

Education

BA, 1981, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
MA, 1983, Yale University, New Haven, CT
PhD in Religion, 1989, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Occupation

Assistant Professor of Religion , Dana College, Blair, NE: 1991-2007
Editor-in-Chief

Places Worked

Dana College
Journal of Religion and Film

Bibliography

Enduring Issues in Religion: Opposing Viewpoints. 1994.
Film as Religion. 2003.
The Routledge Companion to Religion and Film (Routledge Religion Companions). 2010.

Films produced:
Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed. 2007.

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