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“ … in the Bible, I saw things new … “: Scripturalization and White Men's Magic as Orientation

Vincent L. Wimbush

in White Men's Magic

Published in print June 2012 | ISBN: 9780199873579
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199949595 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199873579.003.0006
“ … in the Bible, I saw things new … “: Scripturalization and White Men's Magic as Orientation

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Chapter 5 focuses on Equiano’s narration of his conversion experience as full entry into the discursive regime of scripturalization as magical arts.

Keywords: conversion experience; John Annis; the Ethiopian; acts; sinner; stranger; enslavement and humiliation; salvation; security; mimetics of scripture

Chapter.  11985 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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