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The literary essays of Thomas Merton / edited by Patrick Hart.

; Hart, Patrick
New York : New Directions, 1981.
ISBN 9780811208154, 081120815X

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Standard Title Essays
Other Authors Hart, Patrick.
Subjects Literature, Modern -- History and criticism.
Literature, Modern.
Description xvi, 549 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 452-453) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents [Appendixes] Nature and art in William Blake : an essay in interpretation (1939). Early Literary Essays and Reviews (1939-40). Huxley and the ethics of peace. John Crowe Ransom : standards for critics. Vladimir Nabokov : realism and adventure. John Cowper Powys : in praise of books. Christine Herter : in defense of art. Agnes Addison : love of change for its own sake. R.H.S. Crossman : restaging the republic. William Nelson : John Skelton, scholar, poet, and satirist. E.M.W. Tillyard and C.S. Lewis : a spirited debate on poetry. Hoxie Neal Fairchild : background of romanticism. G. Wilson Knight : that old dilemma of good and evil. Art of Richard Hughes. William York Tindall : D.H. Lawrence : who saw himself as a messiah. Huxley's pantheon. Two transcriptions of Merton's talks on William Faulkner (1967). Time and the unburdening and the recollection of the Lamb : Easter service in Faulkner's The sound and the fury. Faulkner meditations : The Wild Palms.
[Literary essays (1959-68)] Blake and the new theology. News of the Joyce industry industry. A footnote from Ulysses : peace and revolution. True legendary sound : the poetry and criticism of Edwin Muir. Pasternak affair. Pasternak's Letters to Georgian friends. "Baptism in the forest" : wisdom and initiation in William Faulkner. Faulkner and his critics. "To each his darkness" : notes on the novel of Julien Green. Louis Zukofsky : the paradise ear. Answer of Minerva : pacifism and resistance in Simone Weil. Roland Barthes : writing as temperature. J.F. Powers : Morte D'Urban : two celebrations. William Styron : who is Nat Turner? -- Flannery O'Connor : a prose elegy. Trial of Pope Pius XII : Rolf Hochhuth's The deputy. William Melvin Kelley : the Legend of Tucker Caliban -- [Seven essays on Albert Camus (1966-68)] Plague of Camus : a commentary and introduction. Camus : Journals of the plague years. Terror and the absurd : violence and nonviolence in Albert Camus. Prophetic ambiguities : Milton and Camus. Camus and the Church. Three saviors in Camus : lucidity and the absurd. Stranger : poverty of an antihero -- [Introducing poets in translation (1963-66)] Ruben Dario. Raissa Maritain. Fernando Pessoa. Cesar Vallejo. Alfonso Cortes. Rafael Alberti. Jorge Carreara Andrade. Pablo Antonio Cuadra. Ernesto Cardenal -- [Related literary questions (1953-68)] Poetry, symbolism and typology. Poetry and contemplation : a reappraisal. Theology of creativity. Message to poets. Answer on art and freedom. Why alienation is for everybody.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7653197
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Merton, Thomas, 1915-1968.
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