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Auden and Christianity

Author: Arthur C Kirsch
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the twentieth century's most important poets, W.H. Auden, stands as an eloquent example of an individual within whom thought and faith not only coexist but indeed nourish each other. This book is the first to explore in detail how Auden's religious faith helped him to come to terms with himself as an artist and as a man, despite his early disinterest in religion and his homosexuality. Auden and Christianity  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kirsch, Arthur C.
Auden and Christianity.
New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005003957
(OCoLC)57731134
Named Person: W H Auden; W H Auden
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Kirsch
ISBN: 9780300128659 0300128657
OCLC Number: 128192828
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 207 pages)
Contents: Early Years --
For the Time Being --
Auden's Criticism --
"Horae Canonicae" --
Later Years.
Responsibility: Arthur Kirsch.
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The first book to examine the profound relationship between Auden s faith and art"  Read more...

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"A marvelous work of scholarship... Auden and Christianity fills a niche that has surprisingly, until now, remained empty." Pericles Lewis, Yale University"

 
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