Samson and Harapha: Milton's Anti-Heroism in Samson Agonistes
- New light on Samson's darkness: Samson Agonistes and suicide in the seventeenth century. Butler, George F. // CLA Journal;Jun94, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p443
Analyzes the depiction of the despair and suicide of Samson in the drama `Samson Agonistes,' by John Milton. Comparison with the event in the Bible; Symbolism; Impact of the mindset of the seventeenth century.
- Eyeless in Glasgow: James Kelman's Existential Milton. Hames, Scott // Contemporary Literature;Fall2009, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p496
A literary criticism is presented for the novel "How Late It Was, How Late" by James Kelman. It sees the book as a loose adaptation of the blank-verse play "Samson Agonistes" by John Milton. It discusses Kelman's exploration of narrative authority, linguistic freedom and aesthetic legitimacy,...
- PARADISE REGAINED AND SAMSON AGONISTES. Bailey, John // Milton (Williams & Norgate);1/1/1915, p7
The article presents Chapter V of the book "Milton." It discusses the works written by John Milton such as the poem "Paradise Regained" and the drama "Samson Agonistes." It mentions that Milton did not incorporate heavenly battles in the poem "Paradise Regained" while the council of devils is in...
- Apologus de Rustico & Hero. MILTON, JOHN // Poetical Works of John Milton;1922, p142
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- ADAMANTINE CHAINS IN STATIUS AND MILTON'S PROLUSION I. Butler, George F. // Notes & Queries;Jun2003, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p177
This article informs that John Milton's account of the battle between the Olympian deities and various classical monsters is part of his larger set of references to the classical underworld. Milton's reference to "catenis adamantinis" or "adamantine chains" in "Propulsion I" merits special...
- Chapter 17:. Patience and Passion in Shakespeare and Milton. Anderson, Judith H. // Reading the Allegorical Intertext: Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare;2008, p259
Chapter 17 of the book "Reading the Allegorical Intertext: Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton," by Judith H. Anderson is presented. It explores the usage of words "patience" and "passion" in writer William Shakespeare's plays "King Lear" and "Othello" and in poet John Milton's play "Samson...
- Milton and the Theory of Accommodation. Graves, Neil D. // Studies in Philology;Spring2001, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p251
Focuses on the theory of accommodation, which explains the difference between the nature of God and the textual images or mental conceptions of Him. Views of John Milton on the images of God; Representation of God in the Bible; Discussion on Milton's idiosyncratic principles about God.
- John Milton: A Hero of Our Time. Mohamed, Feisal G. // Clio;Spring2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p245
The article reviews the book "John Milton: A Hero of Our Time," by David Hawkes.
- John Milton: Postmodern Hero? Howard, William L. // Humanitas (10667210);2012, Vol. 25 Issue 1/2, p182
The article reviews the book "John Milton: A Hero of Our Time" by David Hawkes.