Item description for Exploring Catholic Literature: A Companion and Resource Guide by Mary R. Reichardt...
Designed for students of all ages this book provides a succinct introduction to twelve recognised masterpiecees of Catholic literature from Augustine's 4th century conversion narrative, The Confessions to the recent poetry of Denise Levertov collected in The Stream and the Sapphire. Each chapter contains a brief biography of the author, an extended critical essay highlighting the work's Catholic and literary aspects, suggestions for further reading and study and questions for discussion.
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Studio: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 5.96" Height: 0.69" Weight: 0.86 lbs.
Release Date Sep 21, 2004
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
ISBN 0742531732 ISBN13 9780742531734
Availability 0 units.
More About Mary R. Reichardt
Mary Reichardt is professor of Catholic Studies and English at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota. An accomplished literary critic, she is also the author of the Encyclopedia of Catholic Literature (forthcoming).
Mary R. Reichardt has published or released items in the following series...