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Writing And Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East (Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion)

by Derek Krueger

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity,
  • History of religion,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Christianity - Literature,
  • Religion,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Christianity - Literature & the Arts,
  • Christian hagiography,
  • Christian literature, Early,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9489719M
    ISBN 100812238192
    ISBN 109780812238198

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    Personal Comments - RA Baker (, edited ) It is important for me to state up front that THIS section is NOT under the normal rubric of CH, an attempt to give the facts, the data from the early church and the early fathers. Writing and Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East. Reviewed in The Medieval Review, September Possekel, Ute. Evidence of Greek Philosophical Concepts in the Writings of Ephrem the Syrian. Reviewed in Religious Studies Review (April ): Hoffman, Paul. Studien zur Frühgeschichte der Jesus-Bewegung.


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Exploring the emergence of new and distinctly Christian ideas about authorship in late antiquity, Writing and Holiness probes saints' lives and hymns produced in the Greek East to reveal how the ascetic call to imitate Christ's humility rendered artistic and literary creativity problematic.

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Writing and Holiness succeeds in offering a complex, subtle treatment of a host of early Christian texts, some well known, many less so, demonstrating the manifold ways that Christian theology and practice interacted with literary production.

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In Writing and Holiness, Derek Krueger makes the case that late antique hagiography constitutes a distinctly Christian literary form, one marked by a novel approach to.

The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East A coherent reading of the practice of hagiographical writing as an ascetic tradition which both celebrated the author as creator and placed him in the context of a scribe whose task was to record less his own view of holiness than heavenly insights."— and complex book, which will.

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Chapter 6. Hagiography as Liturgy: Writing and Memory in Gregory of Nyssa’s Life of Macrina; Chapter 7. Textual Bodies: Plotinus. Exploring the emergence of new and distinctly Christian ideas about authorship in late antiquity, Writing and Holiness probes saints' lives and hymns produced in the Greek East to reveal how the ascetic call to imitate Christ's humility rendered artistic and literary creativity problematic.

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Drawing on comparative literature, ritual and performance studies, and the history of asceticism, Derek Krueger explores how early Christian writers came to view writing as salvific, as worship through the production of art. Exploring the emergence of new and distinctly Christian ideas about authorship in late antiquity, Writing and Holiness probes saints' lives and hymns produced in the Greek.

Exploring the emergence of new and distinctly Christian ideas about authorship in late antiquity, Writing and Holiness probes saints' lives and hymns produced in the Greek East to reveal how the ascetic call to imitate Christ's humility rendered artistic and literary creativity problematic.

In claiming authority and power, hagiographers Author: Derek Krueger. Derek Krueger, editor, is Professor of Religious Studies and head of the department at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Among his many publications is Writing and Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East (University of Pennsylvania Press, )/5. He is the author of Writing and Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East, also available from the University of Pennsylvania Press.

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