In this fascinating interpretation of contemporary culture and theology, Harvey Cox examines both the loss and reemergence of festivity and fantasy in Western civilization. He evaluates both processes from a theological perspective, defining festivity as the capacity for genuine revelry and joyous celebration and defining fantasy as the faculty for envisioning radically alternative life situations. t speaks directly to such contemporary movements as the theology of hope, the rapidly disappearing radical theology, and the ...

The Feast of Fools 2014, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]

ISBN-13: 9780674284982

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Feast of Fools 1972, HarperCollins Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780060802721

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