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Interpretations of poetry and religion.

George Santayana

Interpretations of poetry and religion.

by George Santayana

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Published by P. Smith in Gloucester, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry.,
  • Religion.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1077 .S2 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 290 p.
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5418264M
    LC Control Number73010695

    Free 2-day shipping. Buy Interpretations of Poetry and Religion at nd: Santayana George.   Though strictly nonreligious, the book explores many of the core inquiries which religions have historically tried to address -- the problems of life and love, death and sorrow, the universe and our place in it, what it means to have an 'I' at the center of our experience, and what the meaning of existence might be."Author: Carol Kuruvilla.

    Interpreting Genesis One b rhythms of Hebrew, poetry, the passage has a number of alliterations. The prominence of repetition and of its corollary, silence, brings the writing close to poetry; its movement toward, a climax places it in the order of prose. Sometimes called a "hymn," it appears to be a unique blend of prose and poetry This antiquarian volume contains George Santayana's treatise, "Interpretations of Poetry and Religion." It presents his idea that 'poetry is called religion when it intervenes in life - and religion, when it merely supervenes upon life, is seen to be nothing but poetry.' This claim and the ideas that thereby espoused added considerably to the.

    Poetry, literature that evokes a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience or an emotional response through language chosen and arranged for its meaning, sound, and rhythm. Poetry is a vast subject, as old as history, present wherever religion is present, and possibly the primal form of languages themselves.   Religion is poetry The beauties of religion need to be saved from both the true believers and the trendy atheists, argues compelling religious scholar James : Steve Paulson.


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This idea is that religion and poetry are identical in essence, and differ merely in the way in which they are attached to practical affairs. Spine title: Poetry and religion Understanding, imagination, and mysticism -- The Homeric hymns -- The dissolution of paganism -- The poetry of Christian dogma -- Platonic love in some Italian poets -- The absence of religion in Shakespeare -- The poetry of barbarism -- Emerson -- A religion of disillusion -- The elements and function of poetryPages: Buy a cheap copy of Interpretation of Poetry and Religion book.

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Interpretations of Poetry and Religion Contents Understanding, imagination, and mysticism -- The Homeric hymns -- The dissolution of paganism -- The poetry of Christian dogma -- Platonic love in some Italian poets -- The absence of religion in Shakespeare -- The poetry of barbarism -- Emerson -- A religion of disillusion -- The elements and function of by: Poetry.

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The Role of Poetry in Religious Knowledge 07/06/ pm ET Updated "I have neither bread, nor wine, nor altar, I will raise myself beyond these symbols, up to the pure majesty of the real itself; I, your priest, will make the whole earth my altar and on it will offer you all the labours and sufferings of the world."Author: Jason Derr.

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