The Resource Postmodern belief : American literature and religion since 1960, Amy Hungerford

Postmodern belief : American literature and religion since 1960, Amy Hungerford

Label
Postmodern belief : American literature and religion since 1960
Title
Postmodern belief
Title remainder
American literature and religion since 1960
Statement of responsibility
Amy Hungerford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How can intense religious beliefs coexist with pluralism in America today? Examining the role of the religious imagination in contemporary religious practice and in some of the best-known works of American literature from the past fifty years, Postmodern Belief shows how belief for its own sake--a belief absent of doctrine--has become an answer to pluralism in a secular age. Amy Hungerford reveals how imaginative literature and religious practices together allow novelists, poets, and critics to express the formal elements of language in transcendent terms, conferring upon words a religious val
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810/.9/005
Index
index present
LC call number
PS225
LC item number
.H86 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
20/21
Label
Postmodern belief : American literature and religion since 1960, Amy Hungerford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-186) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
  • Latin Mass of Language
  • Vatican II, Catholic Media, Don DeLillo
  • Four.
  • Bible and Illiterature
  • Bible Criticism, McCarthy and Morrison, Illiterate Readers
  • Five.
  • Literary Practice of Belief
  • Lived Religion, Marilynne Robinson, Left Behind
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • One.
  • Believing in Literature
  • Eisenhower, Salinger, St. Jacques Derrida
  • Two.
  • Supernatural Formalism in the Sixties
  • Ginsberg, Chant, Glossolalia
  • Three.
Control code
ocn649478968
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691145754
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612569357
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttw0dv
  • 256935
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24974377
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)649478968
  • pebcs0691135088

Library Locations

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