Oedipus Borealis

Oedipus Borealis

Written by: Edna Edith Sayers

  • Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
  • Publish Date: 2004
  • ISBN-10: 0838640281
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"After examining characters widely disparate from the saga skalds, the model holds: only in the narratives having a Christian purpose do we find the link among disability, deformity, sexual aberrance, wisdom, craft, and power broken. With the would-be Icelandic saint, Gudmund the Good, disability is no longer the mark of a great man, but now appears in its modern interpretation: a character-building setback that the hero must overcome."--BOOK JACKET.

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