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The Resource John Donne's performances : sermons, poems, letters and devotions, Marget Fetzer

John Donne's performances : sermons, poems, letters and devotions, Marget Fetzer

Label
John Donne's performances : sermons, poems, letters and devotions
Title
John Donne's performances
Title remainder
sermons, poems, letters and devotions
Statement of responsibility
Marget Fetzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since their rediscovery in the 1920s, John Donne's writings have been praised for their energy, vigour and drama - yet so far, no attempt has been made to approach and define systematically these major characteristics of his work. Drawing on J.L. Austin's speech act theory, Margret Fetzer's comparative reading of Donne's poetry and prose eschews questions of personal or religious sincerity and instead recreates an image of John Donne as a man of many performances. No matter if engaged in the writing of a sermon or a piece of erotic poetry, Donne placed enormous trust in what words could
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fetzer, Margret
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donne, John
  • Donne, John
  • Church of England
  • Donne, John
  • Poets, English
  • Sermons, English
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Clergy
  • Poets, English
  • Sermons, English
  • England
  • Vertelperspectief
Label
John Donne's performances : sermons, poems, letters and devotions, Marget Fetzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: beginning Donne -- 1. Pulpit performances: sermons -- 2. Promethean and protean performances: worldly poems -- 3. Passionate performances: poems erotic and divine -- 4. Patronage performances: letters -- 5. (Inter)Personal performances: Devotions -- Conclusion: being Don(n)e
Control code
ocn818847534
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 317 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847792969
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554h29
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847534
Label
John Donne's performances : sermons, poems, letters and devotions, Marget Fetzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: beginning Donne -- 1. Pulpit performances: sermons -- 2. Promethean and protean performances: worldly poems -- 3. Passionate performances: poems erotic and divine -- 4. Patronage performances: letters -- 5. (Inter)Personal performances: Devotions -- Conclusion: being Don(n)e
Control code
ocn818847534
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 317 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847792969
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554h29
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847534

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