Christianity and the Arts

  • Adams, Doug and Michael E. Moynahan. Postmodern worship and the arts. San Jose, CA: Resource Publications, 2002.*
  • Finney, Paul Corby. The invisible God: the earliest Christians on art. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.*
  • Foster, Hal. The Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture. New York, NY: The New Press, 1998.
  • Heywood, Ian, and Barry Sanywell, ed. Interpreting visual culture: explorations in the hermeneutics of the visual. London: Routledge, 1999.
  • Mirzoeff, Nicholas. An Introduction to Visual Culture. 2nd Edition. New York: Routledge, 2009.
  • Morgan, David. Icons of American Protestantism: the art of Warner Sallman. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1996.*
  • Pattison, George. Art, modernity and faith: restoring the image. 2nd edn. London: SCM Press, 1991.*
  • Rookmaaker, H. R. Modern Art and the Death of a Culture. London: Inter-Varsity Press, 1970.*
  • Schaeffer, Francis A. Art and the Bible. Downers Grove, Il: InterVarsity Press, 1973.*
  • Schaeffer, Francis August. How should we the live? the rise and decline of western thought and culture. Old Tappan, NJ: Fleming H. Revell, 1976.*
  • Smith, James K. A. The devil reads Derrida and other essays on the university, the church, politics, and the arts. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm B Eerdmans Publishing, 2009.*
  • Viladesau, Richard. Theology and the arts: encountering God through music, art and rhetoric. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 2000.*
  • Wilder, Amos Niven. Modern Poetry and the Christian Tradition: a study in the relation of Christianity to culture. New York, NY: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1952.*

 

*Refers to those written from a Christian perspective.