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Bibil Identifier bibil:207948
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) The Epistle of Enoch
Title (English, ) Genre and Authorial Presentation
Author Stuckenbruck, Loren T.
Journal Dead Sea Discoveries (Volume: 17, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Language English
Pages 387-417 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract To the extent that a writing openly presents itself as the result of authorial activity, discussions of genre cannot dispense with the question of how, formally, communication occurs. Taking the Epistle of Enoch and Apocalypse of Weeks in 1 Enoch as the points of departure, the present essay attempts to show that a discussion of what a document declares about its own writtenness opens up a way of understanding it in comparison to other documents that do the same along analogous lines, whether sapiential or apocalyptic.
DOI 10.1163/156851710X513593
Pericopes 1 Enoch (Ethiopic Apocalypse) 91-105
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