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    NOT Black Riding Hood: Lectio divina and Biblical Discourse


    O'Connell, Seamus (2012) NOT Black Riding Hood: Lectio divina and Biblical Discourse. Intercom, 42. pp. 12-13. ISSN 0273-9127

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    Abstract

    Imagine yourself telling a fairy story to a child or group of children! Try changing any of the details of the story and you will discover something significant about audiences and expectation: there is no way a five year old will permit ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ become Little Black Riding Hood! Hansel and Gretel will not become George and Gretel! Goldilocks will not countenance a fourth bear, and even in non-porridge-eating-households, muesli or flakes will not find their way into those bears’ bowls!

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Lectio divina; Biblical Discourse;
    Academic Unit: St Patrick's College, Maynooth > Faculty of Theology
    Item ID: 4715
    Depositing User: Seamus O'Connell
    Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2014 15:30
    Journal or Publication Title: Intercom
    Publisher: Catholic Communications Institute of Ireland
    Refereed: Yes
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