secrets of the code

Cullum, Jerry
May 2005
Art Papers Magazine;May/Jun2005, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p34
The article focuses on Dan Brown's book "The Da Vinci Code" in the U.S. The book suggested that existing buildings and works of art are codes conveying a specific message. The special illustrated edition of the book features a color photos of the artworks and architecture in its pages. Furthermore, the source of popular fascination is its combination of suspense with the supposed revelation that Christianity suppressed secrets of sacred femininity.


Related Articles

  • Dangerous fiction: the popularity of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code. Knight, Philip // Stimulus: The New Zealand Journal of Christian Thought & Practic;Nov2006, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p2 

    The article discusses the factors which have led to the popularity of Dan Brown's novel "The Da Vinci Code." It focuses on the narrative style of the book which describes the main characters of the book in an impressive style, the background which is glamorous, and also that the quest for "Holy...

  • FORE! FOR 'FOUR'.  // Entertainment Weekly;6/11/2004, Issue 769, p133 

    Presents a chart of the best selling books in the U.S. for the week ending May 23, 2004, including "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown.

  • TOUCH OF 'EVIL'.  // Entertainment Weekly;3/12/2004, Issue 755, p121 

    Presents a list of top-selling books in the U.S. as of March 12, 2004 including "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown.

  • Amazon.ca/Books in Canada Bestsellers Lists.  // Books in Canada;Dec2004, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p12 

    Presents lists of bestselling books, according to the Web site Amazon.ca and the journal "Books in Canada" from November 3 to December 1, 2004, including "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown.

  • Sensational Secrets. O'Collins, Gerald // America;12/15/2003, Vol. 189 Issue 20, p15 

    Reviews the book "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown.

  • Inevitability of the Week.  // Entertainment Weekly;1/20/2006, Issue 859, p72 

    The article announces that publishing company Doubleday will release millions of copies of the book "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown in trade and paperback in the U.S. market in March 2006.

  • ASK Y.  // Good News;Jan2015, p6 

    The article presents a question and its answer regarding the marital status of Jesus Christ with reference to the novel "The Da Vinci Code" by Dan Brown and the book "The Lost Gospel" by Barrie Wilson and Simcha Jacobovici.

  • Hardcover Bestsellers/Fiction. Maryles, Daisy // Publishers Weekly;10/3/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 39, p22 

    This section presents a list of fictional hardcover sellers in the U.S. on October 3, 2005, including the book The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown.

  • THE LOUVRE AND THE CHURCH OF ST-SULPICE.  // Conde Nast Traveler;Sep2007, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p162 

    The article presents the book "The Da Vinci Code," by Dan Brown which features the Louvre museum and the Church of St-Sulpice in Paris, France.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics