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Trajectories of Mysticism in Theory and Literature

  • Philip Leonard

Part of the Cross-Currents in Religion and Culture book series (CCRC)

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About this book

Introduction

Trajectories of Mysticism in Theory and Literature is a collection of essays which considers how recent critical theory contributes to debates about mystical and negative theology. This collection draws upon a wide range of material, including Biblical texts, autobiographical, confessional and fictional writing from the sixteenth century to the twentieth century, divinity in English, German, Spanish and French traditions, as well as work on God and metaphysics by Schelling, Weil, Levinas, Derrida, de Ma, Irigaray, and Cixous.

Keywords

dialogue English English literature fiction Franz Kafka German Jacques Derrida knowledge literature Marx metaphysics physics semantic Spanish Theodor W. Adorno

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip Leonard
    • 1
  1. 1.Nottingham Trent UniversityUK

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