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Imperfect Sense: The Predicament of Milton's Irony

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Imperfect Sense: The Predicament of Milton's Irony - Silver, Victoria
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Why do we hate Milton's God? Victoria Silver reengages with a perennial problem in Milton studies, one whose genealogy dates back at least to the Romantics, but which finds its most cogent modern expression in William Empson's revulsion at Milton's God and Stanley Fish's defense. Thoroughly reexamining Milton's theology and its sources in Luther and Calvin, as well as theoretical parallels in the works of Wittgenstein, Cavell, Adorno, and Benjamin, Silver contends that this repugnance is not extrinsic but deliberately ...

Imperfect Sense: The Predicament of Milton's Irony 2001, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691044873

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