Category Archives: Criticism

Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities (8th

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.02 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Unlike many modern critics who have tried to show that poetry is more than a pastime, Aristotle had to offer reassurance that it was not socially explosive. We begin with a representative statement by Josh McDowell: �One of the major criticisms against the form critics' idea of the oral tradition is that the period of oral tradition (as defined by the critics) is not long enough to have allowed the alterations in the tradition that the radical critics have alleged.�1� Similarly, John Warwick Montgomery confidently asserts: "With the small time�� interval between Jesus' life and the Gospel records, the Church did not create a 'Christ of faith'....�2� This "small time interval" would be about thirty or forty years!

Continue reading Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities (8th

Art and Text in Roman Culture (Cambridge Studies in New Art

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.29 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It records the history of Israel, the life of Jesus of Nazareth and the history of the early church (Krentz 1975, p. 1) in the words of humans who were inspired by God (Black & Dockery 1991, p. 76). A. students are also encouraged to secure an internship with one of the professional theatres affiliated with the program. Herrmann provides a copy of this model letter in English translation in his Israel and Egypt. In the eyes of the critics and the public alike, Musgrave concludes, Brahms' standing "changed imperceptibly from the context of `modern' to that of `classic.'" [28] Perhaps the greatest reevaluation of the Requiem and indeed all of Brahms' oeuvre came with the 1950 publication of Schoenberg's essay "Brahms the Progressive."

Continue reading Art and Text in Roman Culture (Cambridge Studies in New Art

Building a New China in Cinema: The Chinese Left-Wing Cinema

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.23 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Confronted with a new work, I am afraid it is very rare that he finds anything particular to say. It is impossible to convey here the breadth and depth of Seaton’s assessment of these writers. She currently works as a graduate research assistant for the Confirmation Project, a Lilly-funded grant to study confirmation in five Protestant denominations in the United States. As Canon Liddon has conclusively pointed out, if our Lord was unreliable in these historic and documentary matters of inferior value, how can He be followed as the teacher of doctrinal truth and the revealer of God? (John 3:12.) (Liddon, Divinity of Our Lord, pages 475-480.) Men say in this connection that part of the humiliation of Christ was His being touched with the infirmities of our human ignorance and fallibilities.

Continue reading Building a New China in Cinema: The Chinese Left-Wing Cinema

Poetics and Politics in the Art of Rudolf Baranik

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.41 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Again, the preceding considerations apply not only to the immediate witnesses of the fact in question, but also to all the intermediaries through whom their evidence is transmitted to us. Lessing’s argument was made in order to claim superiority for poetry. In the prefaces of these scholarly publications all the known manuscripts of each document are carefully described, classified, and often partially represented in facsimile, thereby enabling us to verify the palæographic features of the manuscript in question.

Continue reading Poetics and Politics in the Art of Rudolf Baranik

Ancient Building Technology: Historical Background

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.36 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Jung holds that literature is an expression of the main themes of the collective unconscious, and critics often invoke his work in discussions of literary archetypes. The Bedford Glossary of Critical and Literary Terms. The hegemonic system that prosecutes him is nearly erased from the novel as Gaines shifts the sense of agency to Jefferson, Grant, and Paul, Jefferson's poor white jailer. From its first performance in Vienna in 1867, Johannes Brahms' German Requiem has been the subject of critical debate, often polemical, controversial, and even contradictory.

Continue reading Ancient Building Technology: Historical Background

Guide to 1,165 Works of Art in Pere-Lachaise Cemetery

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Richard Steiner, professor of Semitic languages and literature at Yeshiva University in New York recently gave a public lecture titled “Proto-Canaanite Spells in the Pyramid Texts” in which he stated that ancient texts in a “proto-Canaanite” language have been found in Egypt that date at least as early as the 25th century BC. A feminist criticism essay is usually a careful analysis of the feminist issues, represented in the book, which are basically concerned with the images of the female characters and their role in the narration.

Continue reading Guide to 1,165 Works of Art in Pere-Lachaise Cemetery

From Sacred to Secular: Visual Images in Early American

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.24 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Charles was deeply disturbed, and counseled Marvin not to turn his back on the faith because of problems with the received theological system. 3 Already personally suspicious of theological systems, Marvin’s personal crisis very probably played a part in Briggs’ decisive break with the dogmatic orthodoxy which, he felt, characterized both Hengstenberg and the “Old School” generally and Princeton in particular. 4 From this point onward he became an implacable foe of “scholasticism.” This marked the turning point in his theological thinking.

Continue reading From Sacred to Secular: Visual Images in Early American

Surpassing the Spectacle: Global Transformations and the

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.93 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But, above all, they grapple with cosmopolitanism, sometimes conceptualizing new models of hospitality and sometimes failing, nonetheless keeping the broken promise of utopic spaces and their imagined cities. Bruce is typical here:� Indeed, the evidence is that the early Christians were careful to dis�tinguish between sayings of Jesus and their own inferences or judgments. This school sometimes accepts Conjectural Emendations. This is, perhaps, where ecocriticism gained its reputation as an “avowedly political mode of analysis” (Gerrard 3).

Continue reading Surpassing the Spectacle: Global Transformations and the

Raphael's Poetics: Art and Poetry in High Renaissance Rome

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.44 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Now I will address whether rhetorical criticism of the NT should use modern rhetorical approaches, or whether it should use only the rhetorical theories of the ancient world. Raisin was initially relegated to the outdated category because it emerged prior to the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. There is often substantial overlap between the apparent intention of the text and the probable effect on the audience, so an analysis that focuses one can also suggest much about the other.

Continue reading Raphael's Poetics: Art and Poetry in High Renaissance Rome

Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.47 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

One of the main uses of this type of criticism applied to the Bible is the evaluation of the synoptic Gospels, four books that share a unique relationship in history. As scholars like Crenshaw and Willams have shown, CRT scholarship can and should be amenable to adopting and adapting theories from related fields like women’s studies, feminism, and history. Romantic art has more free lines and very great thematic wealth.

Continue reading Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from