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The Fruits of Comparison: Constructing a Theology of Grammar

F. Dominic Longo

in Spiritual Grammar: Genre and the Saintly Subject in Islam and Christianity

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275724
eISBN:
9780823277261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275724.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

Comparative literary and theological analysis of Qushayrī’s The Grammar of Hearts and Gerson’s Moralized Grammar make possible a fuller description of “spiritual grammar” as a genre, which in turn ... More


Bodies in Motion: An Introduction

Ann M. Axtmann

in Indians and Wannabes: Native American Powwow Dancing in the Northeast and Beyond

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049113
eISBN:
9780813050010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049113.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter introduces the Native American intertribal powwow as a popular and prolific performance genre. Powwows are spiritual, social, and communal events that occur annually throughout North ... More


Indians and Wannabes: Native American Powwow Dancing in the Northeast and Beyond

Ann M. Axtmann

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049113
eISBN:
9780813050010
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049113.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Our complex post-millennial world forces us to grapple with issues related to the survival of the earth and its peoples. Acknowledging the critical role of dance in society, this book looks at how ... More


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