Conversion and Narrative: Reading and Religious Authority in Medieval Polemic

Author(s): Ryan Szpiech

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Description:

In Conversion, Prof. Szpiech draws on sources from Christian, Jewish, and Muslim polemics to investigate the importance of the narrative form in dramatizing the conversion of religious infidelity to faith in the context of medieval Western Mediterranean.

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Publication Information:

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Year of Publication: 2013

Location: Philadelphia, PA