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Literary imagination, ancient and modern : essays in honor of David Grene

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

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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