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The Resource Approaching prayer : ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey, Robert Kirschten

Approaching prayer : ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey, Robert Kirschten

Label
Approaching prayer : ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey
Title
Approaching prayer
Title remainder
ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey
Statement of responsibility
Robert Kirschten
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirschten, Robert
Dewey number
811/.54
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3501.M6
LC item number
Z83 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Southern literary studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ammons, A. R
  • Dickey, James
  • Religious poetry, American
  • Prayer in literature
  • Ritual in literature
  • Myth in literature
  • Southern States
Label
Approaching prayer : ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey, Robert Kirschten
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [147]-167 and index
Contents
This black rich country : Ammons' mythic "way" begins at Sumer -- Ammons' Sumerian songs : desert laments and eastern quests -- Dickey's "Approaching prayer" : ritual and the shape of myth -- Form and genre in Dickey's "Falling" : the great goddess gives birth to the earth -- The momentum of word-magic in Dickey's The eye-beaters, Blood, Victory, Madness, Buckhead and mercy
Control code
000137546
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 177 p.
Isbn
9780807122471
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97051186
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000137546
  • (OCoLC)38090958
Label
Approaching prayer : ritual and the shape of myth in A.R. Ammons and James Dickey, Robert Kirschten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [147]-167 and index
Contents
This black rich country : Ammons' mythic "way" begins at Sumer -- Ammons' Sumerian songs : desert laments and eastern quests -- Dickey's "Approaching prayer" : ritual and the shape of myth -- Form and genre in Dickey's "Falling" : the great goddess gives birth to the earth -- The momentum of word-magic in Dickey's The eye-beaters, Blood, Victory, Madness, Buckhead and mercy
Control code
000137546
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 177 p.
Isbn
9780807122471
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97051186
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000137546
  • (OCoLC)38090958

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