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Shriven selves; religious problems in recent American fiction

Author: Wesley A Kort
Publisher: Philadelphia, Fortress Press [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes studies of the works of Malamud, Styron, Updike, De Vries, and Powers.
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Kort, Wesley A.
Shriven selves; religious problems in recent American fiction.
Philadelphia, Fortress Press [1972]
(OCoLC)568708995
Named Person: William Styron; John Updike; Peter De Vries; Bernard Malamud; J F Powers; William Styron; John Updike; J F Powers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wesley A Kort
ISBN: 0800604083 9780800604080 0800601084 9780800601089
OCLC Number: 1165047
Description: x, 149 pages 21 cm
Contents: Introduction: Recent fiction and the religious situation --
Morte D'Urban and the presence of clergy --
The Blood of the lamb and the sense of transcendent power --
The Centaur and the problem of vocation --
The Fixer and the death of God --
The Confessions of Nat Turner and the dynamic of revolution --
Conclusion: Abraham's third sons.
Responsibility: [by] Wesley A. Kort.

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Includes studies of the works of Malamud, Styron, Updike, De Vries, and Powers.

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