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Modern literature and the religious frontier.

Nathan A. Scott

Modern literature and the religious frontier.

by Nathan A. Scott

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion and literature.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1077 .S39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6246715M
    LC Control Number58007476
    OCLC/WorldCa1393702

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It is possible to list several of its characteristics that are implied in the term modern: 1. The scope of modern literature is broad. For example, writers are able to treat ugliness and violence freely. Born indied in His works were not known until because of his request that his work be preserved but not published.

Critics discovered that great literature could be produced from religion and religious experience. He acted as a minister, physician, and defense organizer for a frontier village miles west of Boston. Religion and Modern Literature: Essays in Theory and Criticism moral nature never novel once perhaps play poem poet poetry possible present Press problem question reader reality reason relation religion religious represents seems sense significance simply spiritual story suffering suggest symbol theme theology thing thought tion tradition.

In his introduction to The Broken Estate: Essays on Literature and Belief (), Wood is confidently secular in a way that might be taken as representative of much modern thinking about literature.

In identifying modern fiction as “the enemy of superstition, the slayer of religions,” Wood presumes that whole categories of modern literature. Colonial literature. Because of the large immigration to New England in the s, the articulation of Puritan ideals, and the early establishment of a college and a printing press in Cambridge, the British colonies have often been regarded as the center of early American literature.

However, the first European settlements in North America had been founded elsewhere many years earlier. Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are made for children.

Modern children's literature is classified in two different ways: genre or the intended age of the reader. Children's literature can be traced to stories and songs, part of a wider oral tradition, that adults shared with children before publishing existed.

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But before considering that which more particularly concerns us, — the religious character of our modern literature,— a few words may be said upon literature as affected by the democratic spirit. The essential and distinctive element of this literature we find to be, that it deals with man as man.

FRONTIER RELIGIONThe frontier of the new nation—extending from the Appalachian Mountains to the Mississippi River—was a region of intense religious activity by both Euro-Americans and Native Americans.

Among Euro-American settlers of the region, the most important aspect of religious activity was the democratization of religion. Source for information on Frontier Religion: Encyclopedia of.Old English literature, or Anglo-Saxon literature, encompasses the surviving literature written in Old English in Anglo-Saxon England, in the period after the settlement of the Saxons and other Germanic tribes in England (Jutes and the Angles) c.after the withdrawal of the Romans, and "ending soon after the Norman Conquest" in These works include genres such as epic poetry.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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