TITLE

SALON. The Anfortas question

AUTHOR(S)
Sanatani, Michael Susmoy
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 11, p1268
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's view regarding the elimination of admission history and physicals, instead using of the electronic patient record in admitting a patient in Canadian hospital. He presents the Wolfram of Eschenbach's epic poem from 13th century that describes the travel and trials of the medieval legend of the knight Parzival. Moreover, he believes on the therapeutic effect of asking questions that express compassion to a suffering patient.
ACCESSION #
53066075

 

Related Articles

  • Parzival/Titurel. Carey, Stephen Mark // Speculum;Jan2006, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p291 

    The article reviews the book "Parzival," by Wolfrom von Eschenbach.

  • The Sorrow & the pity. Mermelstein, David // New Criterion;Nov2000, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p55 

    Focuses on the opera titled 'Parsifal.' Factors that make the opera unique from all other operas; Details on the pseudo-religious aspects of the opera; Information on making of the play; Characters of the opera; Inspiration for the play from Wolfram von Eschenbach's epic poem 'Parzival.'

  • Guide to records. Barker // American Record Guide;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p212 

    Reviews a music recording featuring Wolfram von Eschenbach's `Titurel,' performed by Reinhold Wiedenmann and Osvaldo Parisi.

  • „dô reit er, ern wiste war“ -- Zeit und (Liminal)Raum in Wolframs von Eschenbach „Parzival“ und Richard Wagners „Parsifal“. Emilia Dumitriu, Liliana // Brathair;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p39 

    The present essay deals with the aspects of space and time in the two works: "Parzival" by Wolfram von Eschenbach and "Parsifal" by Richard Wagner under the point of view of the changeover of Parzival/Parsifal to his determined position as King of the Holy Grail. In this phase of liminality, the...

  • GAHMURET UND BELAKANE TEXTKRITIK UND INTERPRETATION. Baisch, Martin // Amsterdamer Beiträge zur Älteren Germanistik;2009, Vol. 65, p117 

    The article offers an interpretation of the character of fictional king Gahmuret and fictional queen Belacane from the German legend "Parzival" by Wolfram von Eschenbach. Variations in the text of manuscripts of von Eschenbach's book are analyzed and the social roles of knights, kings, and...

  • Parzival's Pericardial Puncture. Farrar, W. Edmund // Annals of Internal Medicine;May80, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p640 

    Describes the performance of aspiration of the pericardium in the medieval German heroic poem 'Parzival,' written by Wolfram von Eschenbach in 1200. Performance of the procedure in 1819 by Romero; Excerpts from the poem describing the procedure; Background on Wolfram.

  • THE QUEST OF NARRATOR, HERO AND AUDIENCE IN WOLFRAM VON ESCHENBACH'S PARZIVAL. Poag, James F. // Renascence;Summer1983, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p247 

    The article analyzes Wolfram Von Eschenbach's epic poem "Parzival." The author provides his observation on poetry during the twelfth and early thirteenth century and how it is reflected in "Parzival. Other topics covered include the depiction of the Holy Grail in the poem, the metanoia...

  • Wolfram van Eschenbach. Ein Handbuch. Band 1: Autor, Werk, Wirkung; Band 2: Figuren-Lexikon, Beschreibendes Verzeichnis der Handschriften, Bibliographien, Register, Abbildungen. SEEBER, STEFAN // Medium Aevum;2013, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p159 

    The article reviews volumes one and two of the multivolume book "Wolfram van Eschenbach: Ein Handbuch," including "Wolfram van Eschenbach: Ein Handbuch: Autor, Werk, Wirkung: and "Wolfram van Eschenbach: Ein Handbuch: Figuren-Lexikon, Beschreibendes Verzeichnis der Handschriften, Bibliographien,...

  • Parsifal. KINDERMAN, WILLIAM // St. James Opera Encyclopedia;2001, p599 

    An encyclopedia entry for "Parsifal" is presented. The opera was composed by Richard Wagner and was first performed ay Bayreuth Festspielhaus in Germany on July 26, 1882. It is Wagner's final work and the culmination of his long career. Its text is based on the medieval epic poem "Parzifal," by...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics