Item description for Translucence: Religion, the Arts, and Imagination by Carol Gilbertson...
Overview An ongoing seminar of leading Lutheran theologians and scholars took the arts as the point of departure for considering the role of religion in public life, particularly the ways in which intellectuals and academics might participate. Nine contributors have penned chapters that variously consider philosophically and theologically the emergence of religious meaning, its embodiment in the arts (especially music and literature), and the spirituality it nurtures.
Publishers Description An ongoing seminar, led by Ronald Thiemann of Harvard Divinity School, took the arts as the point of departure for consideration of the role of religion in public life, particularly the ways in which Lutheran intellectuals and academics might participate. The emergence of religious meaning in the arts (especially music and literature) and the nature of the spirituality that results are considered by the seminar participants: Curt Thompson, Gregg Muilenburg, Bruce Heggen, Carol Gilbertson, Kathryn P. Duffy, Karen Black, Kathryn Ananda-Owens, James Hanson.
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Studio: Fortress Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.84" Width: 6.34" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2004
Publisher Augsburg Fortress Publishers
ISBN 0800660897 ISBN13 9780800660895
Availability 51 units. Availability accurate as of May 28, 2017 02:34.
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