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Entangled voices : genre and the religious construction of the self, Frederick J. Ruf

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Entangled voices : genre and the religious construction of the self
Title
Entangled voices
Title remainder
genre and the religious construction of the self
Statement of responsibility
Frederick J. Ruf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work attempts to understand how the concepts of "voice" and "genre" function in texts, especially religious texts. The theory given is applied to five specific literary texts, detailing the ways in which a text constructs a voice, and in the process, a self
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1950-
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Ruf, Frederick J.
Dewey number
820.9/382
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Donne, John
  • Wilson, Robert
  • Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
  • Levi, Primo
  • Religious literature, English
  • Self in literature
  • Literary form
Label
Entangled voices : genre and the religious construction of the self, Frederick J. Ruf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-120) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Intelligibility: Comprehensiveness and cohesion
  • Conclusions
  • ch. 3.
  • "Intoxicated with intimacy": the lyric voice in John Donne's Holy sonnets:
  • Unruly autobiography
  • Donne's Holy sonnets
  • Donne's lyric self
  • The lyric voice
  • ch. 4.
  • "The circle of chalk": narrative voice in Primo Levi's The periodic table:
  • Introduction: hearing voices
  • The periodic table
  • The aspiration to narrative
  • Narrative instability
  • "The rich and messy domain"
  • ch. 5.
  • "Survival and distance": the dramatic voice in Robert Wilson's Einstein on the beach:
  • Einstein on the beach
  • Dramatic voice in Einstein
  • The dramatic voice and religion
  • The dramatic self
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 6.
  • "Harmonized chaos": the mixed voice of Coleridge's Biographia literaria:
  • The biographia literaria
  • The form of the Biographia
  • Dissociation, fragmentation, and incoherence
  • Harmony and unity
  • Ramifications: the "mixed" self
  • ch. 7.
  • Conclusion: genre and instability
  • The voices of narrative, lyric, and drama:
  • The three characteristics of narrative
  • Lyric
  • Drama
  • ch. 2.
  • "Jogona's great treasure": narrative, lyric, and dramatic intelligibility:
Control code
ocn191952814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429415606
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952814
Label
Entangled voices : genre and the religious construction of the self, Frederick J. Ruf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-120) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Intelligibility: Comprehensiveness and cohesion
  • Conclusions
  • ch. 3.
  • "Intoxicated with intimacy": the lyric voice in John Donne's Holy sonnets:
  • Unruly autobiography
  • Donne's Holy sonnets
  • Donne's lyric self
  • The lyric voice
  • ch. 4.
  • "The circle of chalk": narrative voice in Primo Levi's The periodic table:
  • Introduction: hearing voices
  • The periodic table
  • The aspiration to narrative
  • Narrative instability
  • "The rich and messy domain"
  • ch. 5.
  • "Survival and distance": the dramatic voice in Robert Wilson's Einstein on the beach:
  • Einstein on the beach
  • Dramatic voice in Einstein
  • The dramatic voice and religion
  • The dramatic self
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 6.
  • "Harmonized chaos": the mixed voice of Coleridge's Biographia literaria:
  • The biographia literaria
  • The form of the Biographia
  • Dissociation, fragmentation, and incoherence
  • Harmony and unity
  • Ramifications: the "mixed" self
  • ch. 7.
  • Conclusion: genre and instability
  • The voices of narrative, lyric, and drama:
  • The three characteristics of narrative
  • Lyric
  • Drama
  • ch. 2.
  • "Jogona's great treasure": narrative, lyric, and dramatic intelligibility:
Control code
ocn191952814
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429415606
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191952814

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