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The Resource Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity : the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation, edited by Willemien Otten & Karla Pollmann, (electronic resource)

Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity : the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation, edited by Willemien Otten & Karla Pollmann, (electronic resource)

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Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity : the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation
Title
Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity
Title remainder
the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Willemien Otten & Karla Pollmann
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Presents a variety of specifically Christian approaches to poetry and analyses modes of interpreting the Bible that are new in poetry compared with prose exegesis. This collection examines specimens of Christian poetry from "Juvencus" (the first biblical epicist shortly after 300) up to the thirteenth century
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Action
digitized
Dewey number
871/.02
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Otten, Willemien
  • Pollmann, Karla
Series statement
Supplements to Vigiliae Christianae
Series volume
v. 87
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  • Christian poetry, Latin
  • Christian literature, Early
  • Christian poetry, Early
  • Christianity and literature
  • Christianity and culture
  • Poésie chrétienne latine
  • Littérature chrétienne primitive
  • Poésie chrétienne primitive
  • Christianisme et littérature
  • Christianisme et civilisation
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Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity : the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation, edited by Willemien Otten & Karla Pollmann, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Augustine and poetic exegesis / H.J. Westra -- Quid facit cum Horatio Hieronymus? : Christian Latin poetry and scriptural poetics / M. Vessey -- Time and the integrity of poetry : Ambrose and Augustine / M.B. Prager -- The Evangeliorum libri of Juvencus : exegesis by stealth? / R.P.H. Green -- Cantatur ad delectationem : Ambrose's lyric poetry / J.den Boeft -- Technological innovation and poetical exegesis : the glass lamp in Prudentius' Cathemerinon 5 / J. Clarke -- Te Carmen ad uxorem and the genre of the epithalamium / R. Chiappiniello -- Principles of structure and unity in Latin Biblical epic / M. Hoffmann -- Interpreting cultural change : semiotics and exegesis in Dracontius' De laudibus Dei / A. Arweiler -- Exegesis by distorting pagan myths in Corippus' epic poetry / Ch. O. Tommasi Moreschini -- Reflections on the meaning of the Ecloga Theoduli : where is the authorial voice? / M. Herren -- Epic poetry as exegesis : "The song of the good war" (Eupolemius) / K. Smolak -- The poetics of Biblical tragedy in Abelard's Planctus / W. Otten -- Biblical poetry in Latin liturgical texts / A.A.R. Bastiaensen -- The saint as preacher : remarks on a rare motif in late antique and medieval poetry / H. Müller -- Poetry and suffering : metrical paraphrases of Eucherius of Lyons' Passio Acaunensium martyrum / K. Pollmann -- Biblical versifications from late antiquity to the middle of the thirteenth century : history or allegory? / G. Dinkova-Bruun
Control code
ocn658136043
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 360 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047421320
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004160699.i-364
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)658136043
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Poetry and exegesis in premodern Latin Christianity : the encounter between classical and Christian strategies of interpretation, edited by Willemien Otten & Karla Pollmann, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Augustine and poetic exegesis / H.J. Westra -- Quid facit cum Horatio Hieronymus? : Christian Latin poetry and scriptural poetics / M. Vessey -- Time and the integrity of poetry : Ambrose and Augustine / M.B. Prager -- The Evangeliorum libri of Juvencus : exegesis by stealth? / R.P.H. Green -- Cantatur ad delectationem : Ambrose's lyric poetry / J.den Boeft -- Technological innovation and poetical exegesis : the glass lamp in Prudentius' Cathemerinon 5 / J. Clarke -- Te Carmen ad uxorem and the genre of the epithalamium / R. Chiappiniello -- Principles of structure and unity in Latin Biblical epic / M. Hoffmann -- Interpreting cultural change : semiotics and exegesis in Dracontius' De laudibus Dei / A. Arweiler -- Exegesis by distorting pagan myths in Corippus' epic poetry / Ch. O. Tommasi Moreschini -- Reflections on the meaning of the Ecloga Theoduli : where is the authorial voice? / M. Herren -- Epic poetry as exegesis : "The song of the good war" (Eupolemius) / K. Smolak -- The poetics of Biblical tragedy in Abelard's Planctus / W. Otten -- Biblical poetry in Latin liturgical texts / A.A.R. Bastiaensen -- The saint as preacher : remarks on a rare motif in late antique and medieval poetry / H. Müller -- Poetry and suffering : metrical paraphrases of Eucherius of Lyons' Passio Acaunensium martyrum / K. Pollmann -- Biblical versifications from late antiquity to the middle of the thirteenth century : history or allegory? / G. Dinkova-Bruun
Control code
ocn658136043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 360 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047421320
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004160699.i-364
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)658136043
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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