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Elihu's Spiritual Sensation: William Blake's Illustrations of the Book of Job

Emma Mason.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Reception History of the Bible

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; Christianity; Religious Subjects in Art. 6176 words.

This article explores Blake's reading of the Book of Job as a transformative text that shifts and changes meaning through its affective reception by readers. While the Enlightenment...

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One Bible, Two Preachers: Patchwork Sermons and Sacred Art in the American South

Carol Crown.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Reception History of the Bible

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Subjects in Art; Religious Studies; Christianity. 7240 words.

This article examines how two Southern vernacular artists — one working in the late 19th century and the other at the end of the 20th — responded to the Bible, what they took from it, and...

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