The Resource The sacred desert : religion, literature, art, and culture, David Jasper

The sacred desert : religion, literature, art, and culture, David Jasper

Label
The sacred desert : religion, literature, art, and culture
Title
The sacred desert
Title remainder
religion, literature, art, and culture
Statement of responsibility
David Jasper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jasper, David
Dewey number
248
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV4501.3
LC item number
.J37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spiritual life
  • Deserts
  • Woestijnen
  • Religieuze aspecten
  • Culturele aspecten
  • Literaire thema's
Label
The sacred desert : religion, literature, art, and culture, David Jasper
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-199) and index
Contents
Introduction: meeting points -- The Bible, Schoenberg, and Heidegger -- The desert fathers : wanderings and miracles -- Time and memory, wind and space : the desert and mysticism -- Mysticism and modernity : Thomas Merton meets Don Cupitt -- The literature of the desert, I : travellers and poets -- The literature of the desert, II : novelists -- Artists : Georgia O'Keeffe, Bill Viola, and American abstract expressionism -- Films of the desert : Pier Paolo Pasolini, Wim Wenders, and Claire Denis -- Desert theology and total presence : the poets William Blake and Yves Bonnefoy meet Hegel and Tom Altizer -- Conclusion: meeting point
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 208 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036938855
Label
The sacred desert : religion, literature, art, and culture, David Jasper
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-199) and index
Contents
Introduction: meeting points -- The Bible, Schoenberg, and Heidegger -- The desert fathers : wanderings and miracles -- Time and memory, wind and space : the desert and mysticism -- Mysticism and modernity : Thomas Merton meets Don Cupitt -- The literature of the desert, I : travellers and poets -- The literature of the desert, II : novelists -- Artists : Georgia O'Keeffe, Bill Viola, and American abstract expressionism -- Films of the desert : Pier Paolo Pasolini, Wim Wenders, and Claire Denis -- Desert theology and total presence : the poets William Blake and Yves Bonnefoy meet Hegel and Tom Altizer -- Conclusion: meeting point
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 208 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036938855

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