Contagion: Journal of Mimesis, Violence, and Culture
Published by: Michigan State University Press
Imprint: MSU Press Journals
Sales Date: 2020-06-11
246 Pages, 6.00 x 9.00 in
- ISBN: 9781684301096
- Published: June 2020
In This Issue
William A. Johnsen, From the Editor
Paul Dumouchel, "After-Truth"
Duncan John Morrow, "No End of (Mimetic) Crises? Reflections on Mimetic Escalation, Order, and the Nature of Peacemaking in the Shadow of Brexit"
Wiel Eggen, "A Monadic Prelate without Divine Rival: On Girard’s Bifurcated Focus"
D. Vincent Riordan, "The Stones That the Builders Rejected: The Scapegoat Mechanism and Evolutionary Psychiatry"
Stéphanie Hage, "Joyous Sacrifice: On the Scapegoat as Voluntary Victim in 'Song of Myself' and 'Howl'"
Paul L. Lynch, "Recovering Rhetoric: René Girard as Theorhetor"
Ralph Hage, "Necessary Victims: William Shakespeare’s Tragic Ethics of Identity"
Norrec Nieh, “'Approved Flesh': The Sacrificial Foundations of Modernity in Peter Shaffer’s Equus"
Jordan Joseph Wale, "The Satanic and the Theomimetic: Differentiating 'Sacrifice' in René Girard and Gregory the Great"
Ryan Gerard Duns, "Desire and Conversion in The Death of Ivan Ilyich"