Hermeneutics, transcendency, and modernity: the Swedenborg—Whitman connection
1991 (English)In: AAR/SBL Abstracts: Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1991 / [ed] Barbara S. Yoshioka and Eugene H. Lovering, Atlanta, GA (USA): Scholars Press , 1991, 202- p.Conference paper (Refereed)
In this paper it is suggested that the very idea of the enigmatic title Leaves of Grass may be derived from Swedenborg's doctrine of correspondences, a hypothesis based on historical and literary evidence.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Atlanta, GA (USA): Scholars Press , 1991. 202- p.
, AAR/SBL Abstracts, ISSN 0164-1816
Walt Whitman, Emanuel Swedenborg, Ralph Waldo Emerson
History of Ideas
Research subject Literature
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-63331OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-63331DiVA: diva2:448354
Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Religion and the Society of Biblical Literature in Kansas City, Missouri, in November 1991
Abstract. Scholars Press ID 090922. The full lecture was published and produced on Audiocassette by ACTS, Ballwin, Missouri, 1991. — The theory launched in this paper, the author further developed in "Deciphering Reality", published in the series The Nordic Roundtable Papers [ISSN 1044-6478], Vol. 11, issued by the Center for Nordic Studies at the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN: 1992), ISBN 1-877916-13-7.2011-10-162011-10-16