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Glorificemus : a study of the fiction of Walter M. Miller, Jr.

Author: Rose Secrest
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2002.
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A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. is now required reading in many high school and college literature courses.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Secrest, Rose.
Glorificemus.
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2002
(OCoLC)890595625
Named Person: Walter M Miller, Jr.; Walter M Miller, Jr.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rose Secrest
ISBN: 0761822577 9780761822578
OCLC Number: 49553735
Description: viii, 143 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Harmonization --
Style --
Plot --
"litz" --
Elements --
Flame of Knowledge --
The Three Deaths --
The Three Endings --
Character --
Close-ups --
The Poet-sirrah! --
Mrs. Grales/Rachel --
The Three Heroes --
Setting --
Time --
Humor --
Vocabulary --
Another View --
Religious Stance --
Part II. Themes --
Conscience --
"The Reluctant Traitor" --
Orbis Judicans Conscientias --
Oculus Poetae Judicis --
"We are speaking from tomorrow." ("The Little Creeps," 61) --
Original Sin --
The Burden --
Flame Deluge --
Old Jew --
"The Soul-Empty Ones" --
Menbana --
De Inanibus --
Genemnemon --
Cycles --
Are We Doomed to Do It Again and Again and Again? --
Misborn --
Pope's Children --
Immaculate Conception --
Women --
Motherhood --
Mrs. Grales --
Pain --
The Blind Impulse --
Nature Imposes --
The Bomb --
Rachel --
Intelligence --
"Dark Benediction" --
Technology --
The Mayor, by Grace of God: Sovereign --
Mechanthrope --
Fallout Survival Shelter --
Both Art and Science (A Canticle for Leibowitz, 72) --
The Poet and the Thon --
Preserved Perpetually --
Simpletons --
Light --
"Fiat Lux" --
Space --
Eden --
The Original Versions --
"A Canticle for Leibowitz" --
"And the Light Is Risen" --
"The Last Canticle" --
Walter M. Miller, Jr.'s Other Stories --
Plot Summaries --
The Big Hunger --
Bitter Victory --
Blood Bank --
Check and Checkmate --
Cold Awakening --
Command Performance --
Conditionally Human --
The Corpse in Your Bed Is Me --
Crucifixus Etiam --
The Darfsteller --
Dark Benediction --
Death of a Spaceman --
Dumb Waiter --
Evening Caller --
A Family Matter --
Gravesong --
The Hoofer --
I, Dreamer --
I Made You --
It Takes a Thief --
Izzard and the Membrane --
Let My People Go --
The Lineman --
The Little Creeps --
MacDoughal's Wife --
Month of Mary --
No Moon for Me --
Please Me Plus Three --
The Reluctant Traitor --
Secret of the Death Dome --
Six and Ten Are Johnny --
The Song of Vorhu --
The Soul-Empty Ones --
The Space Witch --
The Ties That Bind --
The Triflin' Man --
Vengeance for Nikolai --
Way of a Rebel --
The Will --
Wolf Pack --
The Yokel.
Responsibility: Rose Secrest.

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?Secrest's work is a good place for readers to begin thinking again about Miller's work. > * The Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts * ...Secrest's work is a good place for readers to begin thinking Read more...

 
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