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Colloquium On Violence & Religion



COV&R-Bulletin No. 12 (March 1997)

New Books

Assmann, Hugo (ed.). Götzenbilder und Opfer: René Girard im Gespräch mit der Befreiungstheologie. Übersetzt von Horst Goldstein. Beiträge zur mimetischen Theorie 2. Thaur/Austria: Druck- und Verlagshaus Thaur; Münster/Germany: LIT Verlag, 1996.

Girard, René. The Girard Reader. Edited by James G. Williams. New York: A Crossroad Herder Book, 1996.

Girard, René. Szekspir: Teatr zazdroci. Przeoya Barbara Mikoajewska (A Theater of Envy: William Shakespeare, Polish). Warszawa: Wydawnictwo KR, 1996.

Girard, René. Resurrection from the Underground: Feodor Dostoevsky. Translated and Foreword by James G. Williams. New York: The Crossroad Publishing Company, 1997.

Girard, René. ""Wenn all das beginnt ..."" Ein Gesprääch mit Michel Treguer. Übersetzt von Pascale Veldboer (""Quand ces choses commenceront ..."" Entretiens avec Michel Treguer, German). Beiträge zur mimetischen Theorie 5. Thaur/Austria: Druck- und Verlagshaus Thaur; Müünster/Germany: LIT Verlag, 1997.

Kitzmüller, Erich. Gewalteskalation oder neues Teilen. Edited by Herwig Büüchele and Severin Renoldner. Beiträge zur mimetischen Theorie 3. Thaur/Austria: Druck- und Verlagshaus Thaur; Münster/Germany: LIT Verlag, 1996.

Schwager, Raymund. Erbsünde und Heilsdrama: Im Kontext von Evolution, Gentechnologie und Apokalyptik. Beiträge zur mimetischen Theorie 4. Münster: LIT Verlag; Thaur: Druck- und Verlagshaus Thaur, 1997.

Future Meetings

Before AAR/SBL in San Francisco, November 21 (or Nov. 21 and 22), 1997. For one session Renéé Girard has agreed to share the basic argument of his book on Christianity and myth for the Ce que je crois series. Send any proposals for a second session to the Executive Secretary.

Paris (St. Déénis) in June, 1998: The annual conference of COV&R. Specific dates and theme to be announced.


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