TITLE

From Cultural Alterity to the Habitations of Grace: The Evolving Moral Topography of Endo's Mudswamp Trope

AUTHOR(S)
Netland, John T.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Christianity & Literature;Autumn2009, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Presents literary criticism of the book "Silence" by Shusaku Endo. It outlines how the author explores the symbolic significance of the characters found in the book. It also outlines how Endo correlated the spiritual pilgrimage and the permutation of the swamp imagery in his final novel "Deep River." The swamp trope and its implications are considered.
ACCESSION #
47026612

 

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