Kierkegaard and the Staging of Desire: Rhetoric and Performance in a Theology of Eros

Kierkegaard and the Staging of Desire: Rhetoric and Performance in a Theology of Eros

by Carl S. Hughes

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780823257256
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Publication date: 07/02/2014
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Carl S. Hughes is Assistant Professor of Theology at Texas Lutheran University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Prologue: Theology and Fairy Tales

Introduction: Staging Desire, with Constant Reference to the Concept of Irony
1. Desiring "The One"-in Vaudeville, Marriage, and Beyond
2. Vor Frue Kirke as Stage: Aesthetics and Desire in Liturgy and Sacrament
3. "The Woman Who Was a Sinner": A New Statue in Vor Frue Kirke
4. Theatrical and Eucharistic Transformations: From the Farce Theater to the Feet of Christ
5. Sacramental Living, Sacramental Writing: Eros in Existence
Epilogue: Renewing Theology-Kierkegaard beyond Barth

Notes
Works Cited
Index

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