Robert Leigh Davis

Playful Wisdom: Reimagining the Sacred in American Literature, from Walden to Gilead

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Robert Leigh Davis

Playful Wisdom: Reimagining the Sacred in American Literature, from Walden to Gilead

£27.20£31.00
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Format: Paperback / softback
Length: 252 pages
Publication date: 15 September 2022
Publisher: Lexington Books

This book examines play and religion in American literature, exploring a unique kind of modern piety that arises not based on fixed doctrines or ecclesiastical structures, but on a light-handed responsiveness of spirit that constantly adapts to new perspectives and revises fixed assumptions in the light of new experiences.


Dimension: 229 x 152 (mm)
ISBN-13: 9781793626301