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Simone Weil"s Apologetic Use of Literature

Her Christological Interpretation of Classic Greek Texts (Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs)

by Marie Cabaud Meaney

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Europe,
  • European - French,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Christianity,
  • Greek literature,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10145701M
    ISBN 100199212457
    ISBN 109780199212453

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Simone Weil's Apologetic Use of Literature Her Christological Interpretation of Classic Greek Texts Marie Cabaud Meaney. A Clarendon Press Publication.

Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs. Looks in depth at Simone Weil's interpretations of Antigone, the Iliad, Prometheus Bound, and Electra. "Meaney's book represents an important contribution to our study of the reception of classical texts.

In collecting and analyzing Weils scattered and often fragmentary writings on Greek literature for the first time, Meaney provides a valuable service for scholars and students of the classics, French literature, and comparative and religious studies" - Dr.

Gary Meltzer, International Journal 5/5(1). Get this from a library. Simone Weil's apologetic use of literature: her Christological interpretations of ancient Greek texts. [Marie Cabaud Meaney] -- After an unexpected mystical experience, the philosopher Simone Weil () read the Greek classics from a Christian perspective, as this original study shows.

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[Marie Cabaud Meaney] -- "Marie Cabaud Meaney looks at Simone Weil's Christological interpretations of the Sophoclean Antigone and Electra, the Iliad and Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound." "In order to do justice to Weil's. Conclusion: Simone Weil - An Apologist of the Supernatural.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Marie Cabaud Meaney looks at Simone Weil's Christological interpretations of the Sophoclean Antigone and Electra, the Iliad and Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound.

Marie Cabaud Meaney looks at Simone Weil's Christological interpretations of the Sophoclean Antigone and Electra, the Iliad and Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound. Apart from her article on the Iliad, Weil's interpretations are not widely known, probably because they are fragmentary and boldly twist the classics, sometimes even contradicting their literal meaning.

Meaney argues that Weil had an. Meaneys book represents an important contribution to our study of the reception of classical texts. In collecting and analyzing Weils scattered and often fragmentary writings on Greek literature for the first time, Meaney provides a valuable service for scholars and students of the classics, French literature, and comparative and religious studies (Dr.

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"The Iliad, or The Poem of Force" (French: L'Iliade ou le poème de la force) is a page essay written in by Simone Weil. The essay is about Homer's epic poem the Iliad and contains reflections on the conclusions one can draw from the epic regarding the nature of force in human affairs.

Weil's work was first published in under the title L'Iliade ou le poème de la force in Les. She is the author of Simone Weil’s Apologetic Use of Literature: Her Christological Interpretations of Classic Greek Texts (Oxford University Press, ).

Her booklet Embracing the Cross of Infertility (HLI) has also appeared in Spanish, German, Hungarian and Croatian.

In Intimations of Christianity Among the Ancient Greeks, Simone discusses precursors to Christian religious ideas which can be found in ancient Greek mythology, literature and philosophy. She looks at evidence of "Christian" feelings in Greek literature, notably in Electra, Orestes and Antigone, and in the Iliad, going on to examine God in Plato, and divine love in creation, as seen by the.

Apologetic Discourse and the Scribal Tradition: Evidence of the Influence of Apologetic Interests on the Text of the Canonical Gospels, by Wayne C. Kannaday. SBL TextCritical Studies 5. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature; Leiden: Brill, Pp.

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