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  • adumbrations — ad·um·bra·tion || ‚ædÊŒm breɪʃn n. sketch, outline; foreshadowing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Adumbration — Ad um*bra tion, n. [L. adumbratio.] 1. The act of adumbrating, or shadowing forth. [1913 Webster] 2. A faint sketch; an outline; an imperfect portrayal or representation of a thing. [1913 Webster] Elegant adumbrations of sacred truth. Bp. Horsley …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maurice Merleau-Ponty — Full name Maurice Merleau Ponty Born 14 March 1908 Died 4 May 1961 Era 20th century philosophy …   Wikipedia

  • Spectra (book) — Spectra: A Book of Poetic Experiments was a small volume of poetry published in 1916 by American writers Witter Bynner, who wrote under the pseudonym Emanuel Morgan , and Arthur Davison Ficke, who wrote as Anne Knish. Spectra was preceded by a… …   Wikipedia

  • Invisible Pink Unicorn — The Invisible Pink Unicorn (IPU) is the goddess of a satiric parody religion aimed at theistic beliefs, which takes the form of a unicorn that is paradoxically both invisible and pink. [cite book |last=Angeles |first=Peter A. |title=Harper… …   Wikipedia

  • Jan Kott — (October 27, 1914 December 23, 2001) was a well known Polish critic and theoretician of the theatre.Born in Warsaw in 1914, Kott moved to the United States in 1966 and lectured at Yale and Berkeley. A poet, translator, and critic, he was also one …   Wikipedia

  • Precursorism — Precursorism, called in its more extreme forms precursoritis or precursitis, is a characteristic of that kind of historical writing in which the author seeks antecedents of present day institutions or ideas in earlier historical periods. This… …   Wikipedia

  • Vondel, Joost van den — born Nov. 17, 1587, Cologne died Feb. 5, 1679, Amsterdam Dutch poet and dramatist. Of Mennonite parents, Vondel early showed a preference for using Christian mythology as the subject matter of his plays. He also wrote lampoons and satirical poems …   Universalium

  • Wache Scharafjan — (Վաչե Շարաֆյան, * 11. Februar 1966 in Jerewan) ist ein armenischer Komponist. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke 3 Quellen 4 Weblink …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • shade — n 1 Shade, shadow, umbrage, umbra, penumbra, adumbration can mean the comparative darkness caused by something which intercepts rays of light. Shade carries no implication of a darkness that has a particular form or definite limit but the term… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • EXODUS, BOOK OF — (Heb. title) וְאֵלֶּה) שְׁמוֹת) (And these are) the names of – the first words of the book; Gk. exodos ton wion Israel ex aigyptou), departure (of the children of Israel from Egypt) ; (cf. Sefer Yeẓi at Miẓrayim ( book of the departure from Egypt …   Encyclopedia of Judaism


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