Sökning: "literature and theology"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 47 avhandlingar innehållade orden literature and theology.

  1. 1. Pearl and Contemplative Writing

    Författare :Annika Sylén-Lagerholm; Engelska; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; The Cloud of Unknowing; Julian of Norwich; Margery Kempe; Richard Rolle; Walter Hilton; dream visions in literature; mysticism and literature; Thomas Aquinas and literature; Pseudo-Dionysius in England; religion and literature; literature and theology; medieval English poetry; women and medieval literature; Middle English literature; Gawain author; contemplative writers in medieval England; Pearl author; Pearl; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ; General and comparative literature; literature criticism; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation places Pearl in the context of works by the English fourteenth-century contemplative writers (‘mystics’), as well as of patristic and other theological treatises, focusing on the theme of comprehending and speaking about a transcendent divine dimension. The purpose is to show that Pearl and the works of Julian of Norwich, Margery Kempe, Walter Hilton, Richard Rolle and the author of The Cloud of Unknowing share a concern with attempting to express the inexpressible. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hjalmar Gullberg och bysantinismen – ”som paradoxer i tid och rum”

    Författare :Helena Bodin; Jostein Børtnes; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Hjalmar Gullberg; modern Swedish poetry; Byzantinism; Byzantine aesthetics; travel literature; Translation Studies; Romanos Melodos; Carsten Høeg; modern Greek poetry; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : The relation between modern Western literature on the one hand and Byzantine themes and aesthetics on the other has not yet been satisfactorily examined. This dissertation presents a study of the relation between the work of the modern Swedish poet Hjalmar Gullberg (1898-1961) and Byzantinism. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Den wallinska dikten : Från informatorsåren till Dödens ängel

    Författare :Håkan Möller; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Literature; Johan Olof Wallin; Swedish literature in the early 19th century; contemporary history; history of literature and ideas; theology; poetics; close reading; rhetoric; stylistics; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation concerns the poetry of Johan Olof Wallin from the first poems of the early nineteenth century up to "The Angel of Death" ("Dödens Engel"). Johan Olof Wallin (1779-1839), poet, orator and preacher, member of the Swedish Academy and subsequently Archbishop of the Church of Sweden, was one of the most important cultural figures of his day. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Kraften att älska, makten att tjäna : religion, emancipation och den kvinnliga skapande kraften i Jeanna Oterdahls sagor 1908–1927

    Författare :Sun-Kyoung Choi; Maria Jönsson; Anders Johansson; Eva Heggestad; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Fairy tale; religion; Lutheran doctrine of vocation; liberal theology; women’s emancipation movement; Fredrika Bremer Association [Fredrika-Bremer-förbundet]; Christian love; power; freedom; female creativity; women’s calling vocation; female identity; Jeanna Oterdahl; Fredrika Bremer; Emilia Fogelklou; Anna Sandström; Sophie Adlersparre; anxiety of authorship; Sandra M. Gilbert; Susan D. Gubar; artistry of women writers; gender studies; genusvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap; barn- och ungdomslitteratur; literature for children and adolescents;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation studies the Swedish author Jeanna Oterdahl (1879–1965), and the fairy tales and stories she wrote in the period 1908–1927. Oterdahl was a well-known Christian public intellectual in her day. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Julian, God, and the Art of Storytelling : A Narrative Analysis of the Works of Julian of Norwich

    Författare :Godelinde Gertrude Perk; Berit Åström; Virginia Langum; Liz Herbert McAvoy; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English literature; narratology; Middle English; Julian of Norwich; medieval literature; women s writing; engelska; English; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This study offers a narrative comparison of A Vision Showed to a Devout Woman and A Revelation of Love, the two texts created by the first known English woman writer, Julian of Norwich (c. 1343 – c. 1416). LÄS MER