CA 374 April 21 - Civic Participation in Brutish...

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Civic Participation in Brutish Masculinity Y2K - preparing for such an event - eschatology – studying what the end of a society would be like Distinctions in Apocalyptic Thought - Premillennialism – it will bring in peace and prosperity. Some Christians think they will be united with God before the end of the earth. Others think they will go through the end of the earth and then be united. o God has a plan and it will unfold as he sees fit - Postmillennialism – Millennium of peace and prosperity must already be established for Christ to come. The responsibility lies in humans. - Responsibility - Question of Agency Reading Apocalyptic Narratives - Premillennial o Literal o Linear o Imminent – awaiting for these events to occur - Postmillennial o Analogical o Cyclical o Immanent – already within. Not something we are waiting for. Left Behind’s World Order - Good vs. Evil - Reality vs. Appearance o Claims to have powers and miracles that he does not actually have. -
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course COM ARTS 374 taught by Professor Melissa during the Spring '11 term at Wisconsin.

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CA 374 April 21 - Civic Participation in Brutish...

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