In the Grip of Minos: Confessional Discourse in Dante, Corneille, and Racine

Title:
In the Grip of Minos: Confessional Discourse in Dante, Corneille, and Racine
Authors:
Senior, Matthew J. ( 0000-0002-9960-6947 )
Abstract:
Tracing the history of confession from the Desert Fathers through the Lateran decree (1215) and the Council of Trent (1543-63), Matthew Senior examines the significance of these events and the role of confessional discourse in works by Dante, Corneille and Racine. Using a multidisciplinary approach, Senior focuses his study on Minos, the legendary king of Crete and judge of both Homer's and Vergil's underworlds.
Citation:
Senior, Matthew. 1994. In the Grip of Minos: Confessional Discourse in Dante, Corneille, and Racine. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 243.
DATE ISSUED:
1994-07
Department:
French and Italian
Type:
book
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PERMANENT LINK:
http://hdl.handle.net/11282/309665

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dc.contributor.authorSenior, Matthew J.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-12-23T16:14:35Zen
dc.date.available2013-12-23T16:14:35Zen
dc.date.issued1994-07en
dc.identifier.citationSenior, Matthew. 1994. In the Grip of Minos: Confessional Discourse in Dante, Corneille, and Racine. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 243.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11282/309665en
dc.description.abstractTracing the history of confession from the Desert Fathers through the Lateran decree (1215) and the Council of Trent (1543-63), Matthew Senior examines the significance of these events and the role of confessional discourse in works by Dante, Corneille and Racine. Using a multidisciplinary approach, Senior focuses his study on Minos, the legendary king of Crete and judge of both Homer's and Vergil's underworlds.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=0814206379/summary.html&client=oberlinc&type=rn12en_US
dc.subject.departmentFrench and Italianen_US
dc.titleIn the Grip of Minos: Confessional Discourse in Dante, Corneille, and Racineen_US
dc.typebooken_US
dc.subject.keywordFrench drama--17th century--History and criticismen_US
dc.subject.keywordChristian drama, French--History and criticismen_US
dc.subject.keywordFrench drama (Tragedy)--History and criticismen_US
dc.subject.keywordFrench drama--Italian influencesen_US
dc.subject.keywordChristianity and literatureen_US
dc.subject.keywordConfession in literatureen_US
dc.subject.keywordCorneille, Pierre, 1606-1684--Religionen_US
dc.subject.keywordDante Alighieri, 1265-1321--Influenceen_US
dc.subject.keywordRacine, Jean, 1639-1699--Religionen_US
dc.identifier.isbn0814206379en_US
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