Mark as Story: An Introduction to the Narrative of a Gospel

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Fortress Press, Jan 1, 1982 - Religion - 159 pages
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A treatment of Mark as a dramatic narrative whole. This study opens up the literary mechanism of the Gospel of Mark by developing analogies to techniques in contemporary cinema. Its focus upon these techniques is never obscure of distracting, and the book will be valuable in college courses in religious studies or the humanities.--From publisher description.

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

A good introduction to the Gospel of Mark as a narrative story. The authors apply the practice of literary analysis, and look at the storytelling narratives in the book of Mark. While the authors ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Such a good read (I read the third edition). It helped me understand Mark in a fresh way, especially learning to think of it as a story to be told, not read. And that in Mark Jesus is not divine. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION l
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THE RHETORIC
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THE SETTINGS
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