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Northrup Frye and the teaching of Sacred Text

Michael James Pountney

Northrup Frye and the teaching of Sacred Text

by Michael James Pountney

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Frye, Northrop.,
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Christian education.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael James Pountney.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 226 leaves :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18573319M

    Here Professor Frye analyses the way in which the structure and imagery of literature have been affected by the complex of ideas and images surrounding the word 'creation.' Traditionally, everything associated with nature, reality, settled order, the way things are, is supposed to go back to the creation, the original divine act of making the. Satire is a genre of literature and performing arts, usually fiction and less frequently in non-fiction, in which vices, follies, abuses and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, ideally with the intent of shaming individuals, corporations, government, or society itself into improvement. Although satire is usually meant to be humorous, its greater purpose is often constructive social criticism.

    Literary criticism advances a particular argument about a specific text or a set of texts, so literary criticism should be persuasive. The first step in formulating a critical argument is to assume a rhetorical stance that engages a type, school, or approach of literary criticism. critic Northrup Frye coined the term “green world” to.   I would say yes, but it depends if a person opens their mind. Indoctrination is very very powerful, and the mind wants to believe what has been brain washed into it from young on. Humans might change their religion more than once, but to give up t.

    Third grade text-book in the Lutheran graded system for intermediate Sunday-schools, (Philadelphia, General council Pub. house, ), by Theodore Emanuel Schmauk (page images at HathiTrust) Bible illustrations, or, Original readings on sacred history, biography, geography, antiquities, and theology. Dr. Richard Lanham, Professor of English at UCLA, retired, a Frye disciple, would possibly be a little proud of what effect his teaching had my poor effort but he'd tell me to try harder than that. >And, of course, that means Heinlein is being true to his >character when he has him following Slave Morality - the schmuck can't do >anything else.


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Northrup Frye and the teaching of Sacred Text by Michael James Pountney Download PDF EPUB FB2

If you read this book, you may see where I am grounding this brief review in Frye’s analysis. If you do not, my apologies. I have always thought that the Bible should come with an instruction book.

This book by Northrop Frye, The Great Code: The Bible and Literature, is that book. Of course, I am half-jesting about the need for such a book Cited by: It’s very much a treat to sit in on these lectures.

Frye’s work on myth and folktale in English literature is still nearly definitive; his Anatomy of Criticism, though picked apart many times over through the decades, retains an authoritative place in studies of literary archetypes and ’s lectures on the Bible focus on what he sees as its “narrative unity,” due in.

“Marshall McLuhan and Northrop Frye: Apocalypse and Alchemy is a powerful study in literary theory and philosophy, written by a scholar with intimate knowledge and understanding of these twin giants of the 20th century intellectual landscape.

This highly original work provides us with a dialectic between systems of thought that leads to a 4/5(3). Frye persuasively presents the Bible as a unique text distinct from all other epics and sacred writings.

No one has set forth so clearly, so subtly, or with such cogent energy as Frye the literary aspect of our biblical heritage (New York Times An examination of the influence of the Bible on Western art and literature and on the Western /5. Frye persuasively presents the Bible as a unique text distinct from all other epics and sacred writings.

“No one has set forth so clearly, so subtly, or with such cogent energy as Frye the literary aspect of our biblical heritage” (New York Times Book Review). Indices. That is, as a sacred book, the Bible is more than literary.

Frye worries a great deal about what to call this, finally settling on “kerygma.” One can approach a written text, sacred or otherwise, from any number of perspectives––biographical, historical, formal, sociological, cultural, religious, and.

Northrop Frye - The Anatomy Of Criticism the simple is the opposite of the commonplace Full Text / Complete Text On-Line / E-Text. Source. Internet Archive - Universal Library, Text, pdf. The text file has been extracted from a pdf full of underlines and what not.

Truly a mess and not useful. the scripture or sacred book takes shape. The. Northrop Frye - The Double Vision Language and Meaning in Religion Full Text / Complete Text On-Line / E-Text The first three chapters of this book were delivered as lectures at the Emmanuel College alumni reunion on 14, 15, and 16 May at Emmanuel College.

because teaching by myth and metaphor is the only way of educating a free. The gospel according to Frye. COVER. Mark Czarnecki.

Halfway through a lecture on the Book of Job, Northrop Frye stops his hypnotic flow of thought and asks, “Are there any questions?” Another lecturer would resume talking immediately if no hands appeared, but not Frye.

He waits, and waits, and waits. The class squirms. One text in particular, the first chapter of the Book of Moses, claims that its very words would be lost and later restored to the believing. As this bold claim has not yet been verified by the discovery of an ancient copy of this text, clues to the antiquity of this document will need to be discovered within the text itself.

The Creation of Sacred Literature: Composition and Redaction of the Biblical Text Frye, Northrup. The Great Code: The Bible and Literature Frye, Northrup. Words with Power: Being a Second Study of “The Bible and Literature” Gabel, John B.

The Bible as Literature: An Introduction Gottcent, John H. The Bible: A Literary Study. I never wrote such a book nor was I tempted to do so.

But still, I do not think I have fully grasped what those four affirmations mean. Years ago, the great Canadian literary critic Northrup Frye remarked in his book, “The Great Code,” that the Bible is endlessly self-referential because what one reads in one place must be read in the light.

The labels in this blog point to 23 posts which include Frye in some way. Frye I contained a comprehensive introduction to Northrup Frye including a detailed personal biography and a short summary of his major works and influence in the field of Literary Criticism.

In Frye II I discussed several of Frye's volumes that I've found pertinent to my Blake : Larry Clayton. The Creation of Sacred Literature: Composition and Redaction of the Biblical Text Frye, Northrup. The Great Code: The Bible and Literature Frye, Northrup. Words with Power: Being a Second Study of “The Bible and Literature” Gabel, John B.

The Bible as Literature: An Introduction Gottcent, John H. The Bible: A Literary Study. Book of Amos synonyms, Book of Amos pronunciation, Book of Amos translation, English dictionary definition of Book of Amos.

Noun 1. Book of Amos - an Old Testament book telling Amos's prophecies Amos Old Testament - the collection of. Jung, and Northrup Frye all draw inspiration from sacred literature and the philosophical and religious ideology of earlier centuries.

The need for the religious experience is not only a culturalAuthor: Sakenya Mcdonald. The Great Code is rich in interest, imagery, and speculation, and connects the biblical world of the text with its wider and later, Western cultural-literary descendents.

Names like Dante, Milton, Shakespeare, Blake, and T.S. Eliot make their appearances in fresh and unexpected way, particularly when dealing with the poetic nature of Scripture. Responding to the text What this study is seeking to do is not to give all the answers. It is designed to model a methodology for approaching the text.

This methodology is as much art as science; we can gain an instinct for which questions to ask of a particular text. Our ability to be insightful in our questions will grow with practice. Book Description: Job is perhaps the most difficult to understand of all books in the Bible.

While a cursory reading of the text seems to relay a simple story of a righteous man whose love for God was tested through life's most difficult of challenges and rewarded for his faith through those trials, a closer reading of Job presents something far more complex and challenging.

In other words, Frye espoused a non-rational, even irrational, approach to the text, regardless if it was literature or if it concerned itself with history, theology, and so forth.

A.C. Hamilton said of Frye: “He seeks an active, imaginative, and therefore creative response from the reader rather than any rational agreement or disagreement.”.

The Social Life of Scripturesis the first book to present an eclectic, cross-cultural, and comparative investigation of Bible use. Moreover, it models an important movement to outline a framework for how scriptures are implicated in organizing social structures and meanings, with specific foci on gender, ethnicity, agency, and power.In a famous book of the Bollingen series, published in Raine had laid out in great detail the various traditional roots of Blake's thought.

The book is pages and Amazon offers it for $). However the author condensed it into pages of text plus almost an equal amount of images which she called Blake and Antiquity.This article juxtaposes T.S. Eliot’s manifesto, “Tradition and the Individual Talent,” with the study of Yiddish literature in an attempt to understand the place of Yiddish scholarship within the humanities more generally.

Focusing on the field’s both dialectical and transitory characteristics—Yiddish as an international fusion language and as a bridge to Jewish .