The Resource Momentary peace : an examination of the catholic references in the works of Gertrud Leutenegger, Diana Leeder

Momentary peace : an examination of the catholic references in the works of Gertrud Leutenegger, Diana Leeder

Label
Momentary peace : an examination of the catholic references in the works of Gertrud Leutenegger
Title
Momentary peace
Title remainder
an examination of the catholic references in the works of Gertrud Leutenegger
Statement of responsibility
Diana Leeder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
838/.91409
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT2672.E86
LC item number
Z74 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Texte und Studien zur Literatur der deutschen Schweiz,
Series volume
Bd. 11
Label
Momentary peace : an examination of the catholic references in the works of Gertrud Leutenegger, Diana Leeder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-241)
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements 9; Chapter 1 Introduction 11; 1.1. Theme and Aim 11; 1.2. Methodology 13; 1.3. Textual Basis for the Study 16; 1.4. Literature Review 17; 1.4.1. The Literature of German Speaking Switzerland since 1945 18; 1.4.2. Swiss-German Women Writers 20; 1.4.3. Gertrud Leutenegger's Writing 23; 1.4.4. Vorabend (1975) 28; 1.4.5. Ninive (1977) 31; 1.4.6. Kontinent (1985) 34; 1.4.7. Meduse (1988) 34; 1.4.8. Acheron (1994) 36; 1.4.9. Pomona (2004) 36; 1.5 Conclusion 37; Chapter 2 "Es ist nicht mystisch; es ist ganz real" 39; 2.1. Schwyz 40; 2.2. Definition of "Catholic" 43
  • 2.3. Chinese Boxes: Elements of Gertrud Leutenegger's Style 462.4. Conclusion 56; Chapter 3 The Authority of the Church 57; 3.1. One Point of Entry to the World: Catholic Ritual and Tradition 58; 3.2. Men in Black: The Church 63; 3.3. Conclusion 68; Chapter 4 Vorabend: The Garden of Eden: Paradise Lost 69; 4.1. Love and Sexuality 70; 4.1.1. Expulsion from the Garden: Loss of Innocence 71; 4.1.2. The Walls of Jasper: Sexual Awareness 76; 4.2. Religion: Beyond the Surface Rituals and Tradition 80; 4.2.1. Paradise 89; 4.3. Conclusion 91; Chapter 5 Ninive: The Catholic Church 93
  • 5.1. The Catholic Church: Powerful Intercessor or Decaying Monster? 945.2. Catholicism and the Narrator 100; 5.3. Fabrizio: Lover or Guardian Angel? 110; 5.4. Conclusion 114; Chapter 6 Kontinent: Journey to the West 115; 6.1. Introduction 115; 6.2. The Use of Colour 117; 6.2.1. Red 117; 6.2.2. Blue 119; 6.2.3. Black 120; 6.3. Religious Awareness 122; 6.4. Kontinent as Allegory 124; 6.4.1. The "Vorgängerin" and the "Bewässerungsinspektor" 125; 6.4.2. The China Episodes 126; 6.4.3. The "Affenkönig" 129; 6.4.4. The Old Woman 130; 6.5. Christian Symbolism 131; 6.5.1. Water 131
  • 6.5.2. The Eucharist 1326.5.3. Mistletoe 133; 6.5.4. Hawthorn 134; 6.6. Conclusion 135; Chapter 7 Meduse: A Woman's Faith 137; 7.1. Introduction 137; 7.2. The Medusa 138; 7.3. Giuditta's Story 142; 7.4. Fabrizio 150; 7.5. Madonna 155; 7.6. Christian Symbolism 158; 7.7. Conclusion 161; Chapter 8 Acheron: An Odyssey 163; 8.1. Introduction 163; 8.2. "Der Signor": Father, Lover or Lord? 164; 8.3. Tenko: Sibyl or Siren? 170; 8.4. The Ferry: Return to the Upper World 175; 8.5. Conclusion 179; Chapter 9 Sphärenklang: Light in the Darkness 181; 9.1. Introduction 181
  • 9.2. The Male Voice: The Absence of Love 1829.3. The Female Voice: A Cry to God 184; 9.4. Paradise 186; 9.5. Christian Symbolism 188; 9.6. The Child: The Promise of New Life 190; 9.7. The Mother: Intercessor and Comforter? 192; 9.8. Conclusion 194; Chapter 10 Pomona: 'Die Ruhe auf der Flucht' 195; 10.1. Introduction 195; 10.2. Eve and the Apple 196; 10.2.1. Apples: Forbidden Fruit and Love Offering 196; 10.2.2. The Narrator's Mother: Eve or Mary? 202; 10.3. Paradise 205; 10.3.1. Childhood: The Idyllic State 205; 10.3.2. Orion: The Fall and Absence of God 207
Control code
ocn811387222
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (244 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783035102260
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b27047210
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)811387222
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