TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAGIOGRAPHIC»
The term «hagiographic» is normally little used and occupies the 126.020
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAGIOGRAPHIC»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hagiographic
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
The Lady as Saint: A Collection of French Hagiographic
Cazelles argues that the violence in these stories demonstrates the sacrificial import of the portrayals.
Original Buddhist Sources: A Reader
Hagiographic literature is common in virtually all religious traditions with a
substantial body of literature. Hagiographic literature functions as a testimonial
record of a person undertaking a religious quest. These accounts are not neutral
The Latin Dossier of Anastasius the Persian: Hagiographic
Another method of preparing readings for the Office was to extract material from
existing texts without revision, and collect them in a hagiographic lectionary.49
The dossier of Anastasius provides particular examples of this method of ...
Carmela Vircillo Franklin, 2004
Saints' Lives and the Rhetoric of Gender : Male and Female ...
Brown's hagiographic research, which does not adhere to a rigorously defined
and applied methodology as Delehaye's does, derives cogency from the
application of the social sciences to the literature pertaining to saints and their
Department of Classics and History University of Alberta John Kitchen Visiting Assistant Professor, Edmonton, 1998
Encyclopaedia Aethiopica: D-Ha
Hagiography The Vita of a saint can be either a part of a larger hagiographic
collection (e.g. the Gddld sdma'tat) or an autonomous work; and be transmitted,
in manuscripts, either by itself or with a few other relevant pieces such as a
homily in ...
Hagiographic Novels Hagiography, writings about saints, became one of the
most important literary genres of the middle ages. The collective concept covers
books of very different kinds, popular or ultra-literary, fictitious or factual; this
Holy Men and Holy Women: Old English Prose Saints' Lives and ...
instability of hagiographic texts in the Middle Ages. Each recension represents a
different interpretation of the inherited legend, and to speak of the life or passion
of a particular saint becomes meaningless in the light of the textual variety ...
Religious Origins of Nations?: The Christian Communities of ...
19' Rosenqvist, The Hagiographic Dossier, p. 116,49—51 (2). See also
Rosenqvist, The Hagiographic Dossier, p. 152,633, 'By these noble words of the
noble Evgenios the duke Lysias was struck in hearing and mind and heart as by
a flash of ...
R. B. ter Haar Romeny, 2010
Encyclopaedia Judaica, Volume 9:
additions, the dominant hagiographic motif in these cycles is the supernatural
knowledge of Luria, and not the miracles he performed. Luria's greatest pupil, R.
Hayyim *Vital, unlike his teacher, did not leave it to later generations to write and
Fred Skolnik, Michael Berenbaum, 2007
St. Magnús of Orkney: A Scandinavian Martyr-Cult in Context
Hákon may reflect his reliance on a now lost Hákonardrápa ('Lay of Hákon'),11 or
even a separate saga about him.12 Einar Ól. Sveinsson argued that the author of
OS had been influenced by a hagiographic work on St Magnús. He drew ...
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAGIOGRAPHIC»
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Royal weddings, contorted athletes and lonely landscapes: how …
These early images tend to be hagiographic, with subjects often surrounded by visible signs of their wealth. Raja Deen Dayal. Maharaja Bhan ... «Scroll.in, Jul 15»
Rowland: Sanders and Aiken, together
But sprinkled among the hagiographic photographs of flannel-clad maple sugarers with teams of draft horses was the occasional smart article ... «Rutland Herald, Jul 15»
Do We Live in a Christian America? Not Quite
A spate of hagiographic books celebrated his life and described him as a Scriptural literalist, a man whose every action was divinely inspired. «RH Reality Check, Jul 15»
Georgetown's Elliott Colla Misses Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood
... poem (which concerns Egyptian state repression) Colla included in his presentation, he still has a hagiographic view of the "Arab Spring. «Campus Watch, Jul 15»
'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck' Returns to Theaters
This is not a hagiographic portrait of the poster-boy of grunge but, rather, a deep-dive into a tormented mind. It's a great documentary about an ... «Indie Wire, Jul 15»
When Bernie Sanders interviewed a Republican senator for …
But sprinkled among the hagiographic photographs of flannel-clad maple sugarers with teams of draft horses was the occasional smart article ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
Anthony Kennedy's Dignity Jurisprudence Is Great for Same-Sex …
it is distressing to read such a hagiographic description of marriage, one that is completely divested from reality. Marriage—that transcendent ... «RH Reality Check, Jul 15»
Tab Hunter, Out of the Hollywood Closet and in His Own Words
A loving, mostly hagiographic documentary, "Tab Hunter Confidential" takes us through his career in Hollywood and as a top-of-the-charts pop ... «Indie Wire, Jul 15»
Something to sing about in Pappano musical film
... though a few dissenting voices would have enlightened this hagiographic tribute to a director who was responsible for such self-consciously ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
'Last Flight' one of the best reviewed books in memory
... almost hagiographic reception for any novel than for Mt. Airy author Daniel Torday's “The Last Flight of Poxl West,” released in mid-March of ... «Chestnut Hill Local, Jul 15»