Literary imagination, ancient and modern : essays in honor of David Grene (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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Literary imagination, ancient and modern : essays in honor of David Grene

Author: Todd Breyfogle; David Grene
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These essays include discussions of the "Odyssey" and "Ulysses", the "Metamorphoses" of Ovid and Apuleius, Mallarme's English and T.S. Eliot's religion, and the mutually antipathetic minds of Edmund  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Festschrifts (form)
Named Person: David Grene; David Grene; David Grene; David Grene
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Breyfogle; David Grene
ISBN: 0226074242 9780226074245 0226074250 9780226074252
OCLC Number: 40339949
Description: 405 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Texts and the Rendering of Imaginative Reality / Todd Breyfogle --
In a Drizzly Light / Brendan Kennelly --
Atheism and the Religiosity of Euripides / Martin Ostwald --
Poetry and Philosophy in Aristophanes' Clouds / James Redfield --
Calypso's Choice: Immortality and Heroic Striving in the Odyssey and Ulysses / Stephanie Nelson --
The Homecomings of Odysseus and Nala / Wendy Doniger --
A Bird, a Mouse, a Frog, and Some Fish: A New Reading of Leviticus 11 / Mary Douglas --
Confabulating Cephalus: Self-Narration in Ovid's Metamorphoses (7.672-865) / W.R. Johnson --
Memory and Imagination in Augustine's Confessions / Todd Breyfogle --
Metamorphosis and Conversion: Apuleius's Metamorphoses / Seth Benardete --
Against Entertainment: Plato and the Poets Revisited / Norma Thompson --
Interlude --
"The Photographer": An Essay by Soseki / Edwin Mcclellan --
"I Know Thee Not, Old Man": The Renunciation of Falstaff / Amirthanayagam P. David --
Transforming Conventions: The Trope of Decorum and Thomas Sheridan's Captain O'Blunder / Sandra F. Siegel --
Synge: Reality and the Imagination of Place / Nicholas Grene --
Mallarme and English / Francoise Meltzer --
T.S. Eliot as Religious Thinker: Four Quartets / David Tracy --
Rousseau on Providence / Victor Gourevitch --
Dostoyevsky's Trojan Horse: A Raw Youth / Joseph N. Frank --
Henry James and Modern Moral Life / Robert B. Pippin --
Edmund Burke and Thomas Jefferson: Mutually Antipathetic Minds / Conor Cruise O'Brien --
Problems in American Literature / Saul Bellow.
Responsibility: edited by Todd Breyfogle.
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