His Dark Materials Illuminated Critical Essays on Philip Pullman's Trilogy

ISBN-10: 0814332072

ISBN-13: 9780814332078

Edition: 2005

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British author Philip Pullman's trilogy 'His Dark Materials' confronts some of the most urgent dilemmas of our time. These fourteen diverse essays offer literary and historical analysis as well as approaches from such disciplines as theology, storytelling, and linguistics.
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Book details

List price: $29.99
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
Publication date: 9/1/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Editor's Note
Introduction: Awakening to the Twenty-first Century: The Evolution of Human Consciousness in Pullman's His Dark Materials
Reading Fantasy, Figuring Human Nature
Reading Dark Materials
Second Nature: Daemons and Ideology in The Golden Compass
Dyads or Triads? His Dark Materials and the Structure of the Human
Northern Lights and Northern Readers: Background Knowledge, Affect Linking, and Literary Understanding
Intertextuality and Revamping Traditions
Pullman's His Dark Materials, a Challenge to the Fantasies of J. R. R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis, with an Epilogue on Pullman's Neo-Romantic Reading of Paradise Lost
Pullman's Enigmatic Ontology: Revamping Old Traditions in His Dark Materials
"Without Lyra we would understand neither the New nor the Old Testament": Exegesis, Allegory, and Reading The Golden Compass
Rouzing the Faculties to Act: Pullman's Blake for Children
Tradition, Transformation, and the Bold Emergence: Fantastic Legacy and Pullman's His Dark Materials
Pullman and Theology, Pullman and Science Fiction
"And He's A-Going to Destroy Him": Religious Subversion in Pullman's His Dark Materials
Rediscovering Faith through Science Fiction: Pullman's His Dark Materials
Circumventing the Grand Narrative: Dust as an Alternative Theological Vision in Pullman's His Dark Materials
Unexpected Allies? Pullman and the Feminist Theologians
"Eve, Again! Mother Eve!": Pullman's Eve Variations
Philip Pullman: A Biographical Note
Works by Philip Pullman
Further Reading
Contributors
Index
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