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The Oxford Handbook of Dante
Language: en
Pages: 784
Authors: Full Professor of Medieval Italian Literature Manuele Gragnolati, Manuele Gragnolati, Elena Lombardi, Professor of Italian Literature and Paget Toynbee Fellow Elena Lombardi, Francesca Southerden
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Handbook of Dante contains forty-four specially written chapters that provide a thorough and creative reading of Dante's oeuvre. It encompasses diverse approaches and spans several disciplines: philology, material culture, history, religion, art history, visual studies, literary theory, queer, post- and de-colonial, and feminist studies.
The Oxford Handbook of Dante
Language: en
Pages: 752
Authors: Manuele Gragnolati, Elena Lombardi, Francesca Southerden
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Handbook of Dante contains forty-four specially written chapters that provide a thorough and creative reading of Dante's oeuvre. It gathers an intergenerational and international team of scholars encompassing diverse approaches from the fields of Anglo-American, Italian, and continental scholarship and spanning several disciplines: philology, material culture, history, religion,
The Oxford Handbook of Chaucer
Language: en
Pages: 672
Authors: Suzanne Conklin Akbari, James Simpson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

As the 'father' of the English literary canon, one of a very few writers to appear in every 'great books' syllabus, Chaucer is seen as an author whose works are fundamentally timeless: an author who, like Shakespeare, exemplifies the almost magical power of poetry to appeal to each generation of
The Oxford Handbook of Dionysius the Areopagite
Language: en
Pages: 728
Authors: Mark Edwards, Dimitrios Pallis, Georgios Steiris
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This Handbook contains forty essays by an international team of experts on the antecedents, the content, and the reception of the Dionysian corpus, a body of writings falsely ascribed to Dionysius the Areopagite, a convert of St Paul, but actually written about 500 AD. The first section contains discussions of
The Oxford Handbook of Mystical Theology
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Edward Howells, Mark A. McIntosh
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The Oxford Handbook of Mystical Theology provides a guide to the mystical element of Christianity as a theological phenomenon. It differs not only from psychological and anthropological studies of mysticism, but from other theological studies, such as more practical or pastorally-oriented works that examine the patterns of spiritual progress and