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Poetics for the Gospels?: Rethinking Narrative Criticism

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Poetics, the study of the making of literary works, regards the gospels as literature, in contrast to the historical-critical approach. Petri Merenlahti makes the case that poetics offers a vital critical tool to interpreting the gospels. But he argues that poetics must also be 'historical', as perceptions of literary form and value are not fixed, but evolve and develop ...more
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Published March 1st 2005 by Bloomsbury T&T Clark (first published August 1st 2002)
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Perhaps the trajectory is a bit similar to Mark Stibbe's proposal in John as Storyteller.
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