Poets have always been the medium through which a culture talks of,
and to, its gods. Now, in this learned but lively commentary, Peggy
Rosenthal shows us the astonishing range of poetic encounters with
Jesus. With a special emphasis on twentieth-century poetry,
Rosenthal draws from an unprecedented range of world poetry--from
Africa, the Arab world, and the Far East to Latin America and the
West--to give readers an understanding of how different times... more...