Tree of Tales: Tolkien, Literature, and Theology

Tree of Tales: Tolkien, Literature, and Theology

by Trevor Hart
     
 


This work examines the theological relationship between creation and creativity in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. It does so by bringing together a synthesis of various disciplines and perspectives to the creativity of J.R.R. Tolkien. Hart and Khovacs provide a fresh reading of these important themes in Tolkien, and the result captures the multi-faceted nature of… See more details below

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This work examines the theological relationship between creation and creativity in the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. It does so by bringing together a synthesis of various disciplines and perspectives to the creativity of J.R.R. Tolkien. Hart and Khovacs provide a fresh reading of these important themes in Tolkien, and the result captures the multi-faceted nature of Tolkien's own vivid theology and literary imagination.

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A fresh and provocative literary and theological analysis of Tolkien's oeuvre

- Christopher W. Mitchell, Wade Center, Wheaton College

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ISBN-13:
9781932792645
Publisher:
Baylor University Press
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
0.34(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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