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Unformatted text preview: And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so. (Genesis 1:20-24) "Why should Raphael be so tied up to the Letter in Genesis, who makes this narrative thousands of years before Genesis was writ?" --Richard Bentley, Notes on Paradise Lost (1723) The Competing Sources of Authoritative Knowledge theology science masculine muse feminine muse anthropomorphic theology vitalist science God the Father Mother Earth Genesis Ovid Adam Eve (geocentrism) (heliocentrism)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2012 for the course ENGL 220 taught by Professor Rogers during the Fall '08 term at Yale.
- Fall '08
- Paradise Lost , God, God, Eve