A Quest For Home

Author: Christopher J. P. Smith
Editor: Liverpool University Press
ISBN: 9780853235217
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In an attempt to re-place the controversial and somewhat marginalized writer Robert Southey within the literary context of the 1790s, Smith highlights the writer's influence on other Romantic projects of the period. His argument stresses his belief that Southey's experimentation with poetic form and subject greatly defined the cutting edge of literary fashion in the period. Distributed by ISBS. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
The Quest for Home
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Michael F. Trainor
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Liturgical Press

We are the most technologically advanced and sophisticated people in human history. Yet, technological advances have not yet rescued us from social problems. We still suffer from isolation and estrangement; we long for home. This human urge for home is not unique to our time. As the first disciples wrestled
A Quest for Home
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Christopher J. P. Smith
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

In an attempt to re-place the controversial and somewhat marginalized writer Robert Southey within the literary context of the 1790s, Smith highlights the writer's influence on other Romantic projects of the period. His argument stresses his belief that Southey's experimentation with poetic form and subject greatly defined the cutting edge
The Quest for Home
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Joe Hickey
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-10 - Publisher: Page Publishing Inc

As dawn approaches on the hillside, a solitary rider sits and looks down on the Kingdom of Haddon. He ponders whether his travels and endeavors will ever allow him to return. He must leave and must conquer his fears and find what has escaped him for all the years of
Searching for Zion
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Emily Raboteau
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-08 - Publisher: Open Road + Grove/Atlantic

A decade in the making, Emily Raboteau’s Searching for Zion takes readers around the world on an unexpected adventure of faith. Both one woman’s quest for a place to call “home” and an investigation into a people’s search for the Promised Land, this landmark work of creative nonfiction is a
The Quest for Epic in Contemporary American Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Catherine Morley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume explores the confluences between two types of literature in contemporary America: the novel and the epic. It analyses the tradition of the epic as it has evolved from antiquity, through Joyce to its American manifestations and describes how this tradition has impacted upon contemporary American writing.