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Colin Wilson, the Outsider and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: Clifford P. Bendau
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

Wilson, who is acknowledged for the consistently high quality of his prose, whether it be fiction, nonfiction, or criticism, has refused to accept the limitations of genre or form, or to be placed in some literary cubbyhole. Clifford P. Bendau here covers Wilson's work, from his first appearance as a
The Faith of the Outsider
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Frank A. Spina
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-29 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

This book offers a probing, insightful look at the "outsider" motif running through the Bible. The biblical story about God's covenant with "insiders" -- with Israel as the chosen people -- is scandalous in today's cultural climate of inclusivity. But, as Frank Anthony Spina shows, God's exclusive election actually has
The Outsider
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Colin Wilson
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-23 - Publisher: Diversion Publishing Corp.

The classic study of alienation, existentialism, and how great artists have portrayed characters who exist on the margins of society. Published to immense acclaim in the mid-1950s, The Outsider helped make popular the literary concept of existentialism. Authors like Sartre, Kafka, Hemingway, and Dostoyevsky, as well as artists like Van
Around the Outsider
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Colin Stanley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-16 - Publisher: John Hunt Publishing

In May 1956, aged just 24, Colin Wilson achieved success and overnight fame with his philosophical study of alienation and transcendence in modern literature and thought, The Outsider. Fifty-four years on, and never out of print in English, the book is still widely read and discussed, having been translated into
The Outsider Interviews
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jim Henderson, Todd Hunter, Craig Spinks
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-01 - Publisher: Baker Books

Statistics tell us that Christianity has an image problem. But what are the stories behind the stats? This question led Jim Henderson, Todd Hunter, and Craig Spinks to host a national interview tour with young non-Christians and Christians in Kansas City, Phoenix, Denver, and Seattle. They wanted to hear why