The Resource The grotesque in art and literature : theological reflections, edited by James Luther Adams and Wilson Yates ; [with a previously unpublished play by Robert Penn Warren]

The grotesque in art and literature : theological reflections, edited by James Luther Adams and Wilson Yates ; [with a previously unpublished play by Robert Penn Warren]

Label
The grotesque in art and literature : theological reflections
Title
The grotesque in art and literature
Title remainder
theological reflections
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Luther Adams and Wilson Yates ; [with a previously unpublished play by Robert Penn Warren]
Title variation
Grotesque in art & literature
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the religious meaning of the grotesque and its importance as a subject for theological inquiry
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NX650.G7
LC item number
G76 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1994
  • 1905-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adams, James Luther
  • Yates, Wilson
  • Warren, Robert Penn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grotesque in art
  • Art and religion
Label
The grotesque in art and literature : theological reflections, edited by James Luther Adams and Wilson Yates ; [with a previously unpublished play by Robert Penn Warren]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes the dramatic version of "Ballad of a sweet dream of peace" / Robert Penn Warren
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
An introduction to the grotesque : theoretical and theological considerations / Wilson Yates -- The grotesque and our future / James Luther Adams -- The grotesque, theologically considered / Roger Hazelton -- Carnal abominations : the female body as grotesque / Margaret Miles -- Hieronymus Bosch : the grotesque and we / Wolfgang Stechow -- Ugly beauty in Christian art / John W. Cook -- Francis Bacon : the iconography of crucifixion, grotesque imagery, and religious meaning / Wilson Yates -- Grinning death's-head : Hamlet and the vision of the grotesque / Yasuhiro Ogawa -- The religious dimensions of the grotesque in literature : Toni Morrison's Beloved / Susan Corey -- The dramatic version of Ballad of a sweet dream of peace : a charade for Easter, with the author's introduction / Robert Penn Warren
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780802842671
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
^^^96049757^
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36001303
  • (OCoLC)ocm36001303^
Label
The grotesque in art and literature : theological reflections, edited by James Luther Adams and Wilson Yates ; [with a previously unpublished play by Robert Penn Warren]
Publication
Note
Includes the dramatic version of "Ballad of a sweet dream of peace" / Robert Penn Warren
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
An introduction to the grotesque : theoretical and theological considerations / Wilson Yates -- The grotesque and our future / James Luther Adams -- The grotesque, theologically considered / Roger Hazelton -- Carnal abominations : the female body as grotesque / Margaret Miles -- Hieronymus Bosch : the grotesque and we / Wolfgang Stechow -- Ugly beauty in Christian art / John W. Cook -- Francis Bacon : the iconography of crucifixion, grotesque imagery, and religious meaning / Wilson Yates -- Grinning death's-head : Hamlet and the vision of the grotesque / Yasuhiro Ogawa -- The religious dimensions of the grotesque in literature : Toni Morrison's Beloved / Susan Corey -- The dramatic version of Ballad of a sweet dream of peace : a charade for Easter, with the author's introduction / Robert Penn Warren
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780802842671
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
^^^96049757^
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36001303
  • (OCoLC)ocm36001303^

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