Journals Higher Education



02 July 2014

256 Pages | 5 b/w illustrations

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823257256

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Kierkegaard and the Staging of Desire

Rhetoric and Performance in a Theology of Eros

Carl S. Hughes

A Fordham University Press Publication

  • This book draws attention to the centrality of desire for communion with God in Kierkegaard's work.
  • Drawing on considerable knowledge of the Danish language and Danish cultural genres and history, the author reads Kierkegaard's Christian discourses in light of remarks about contemporary Danish theater.