By Julia Reinhard Lupton
Among the various questions Julia Reinhard Lupton makes an attempt to respond to below the rubric of the citizen-saint are: how did states of emergency, acts of sovereign exception, and Messianic anticipations bring about new varieties of non secular and political legislation? What types of universality have been implied by way of the abject nation of the natural creature, at sea in a production deserted through its writer? and the way did circumcision function as either a marker of ethnicity and a method of conversion and civic naturalization?
Written with readability and beauty, Citizen-Saints can be of large curiosity to scholars of English literature, faith, and early smooth culture.
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