The Christian Imagination: The Practice of Faith in Literature and Writing (Paperback)

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"The Christian Imagination" brings together in a single source the best that has been written about the relationship between literature and the Christian faith. This anthology covers all of the major topics that fall within this subject and includes essays and excerpts from fifty authors, including C.S. Lewis, Flannery O Connor, Dorothy Sayers, and Frederick Buechner.

About the Author


Leland Ryken (Ph.D., University of Oregon) is Clyde S. Kilby Professor of English at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. He is the author of more than one hundred published articles and essays, and he has written, edited or contributed to more than twenty-five books. His books includeThe Word of God in English: Criteria for Excellence in Bible Translation (Crossway), The Christian Imagination: The Practice of Faith in Literature and Writing (Shaw), Dictionary of Biblical Imagery (InterVarsity Press), The Discerning Reader: Christian Perspectives on Literature and Theory (Baker) and A Complete Literary Guide to the Bible (Zondervan).
Product Details
ISBN: 9780877881230
ISBN-10: 0877881235
Publisher: Shaw Books
Publication Date: February 19th, 2002
Pages: 480
Language: English