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Author Moore, Jonathan, 1963- author.

Title Inigo / Jonathan Moore
Published Twickenham, U.K. Aurora Metro Books, 2018
London [England] : Bloomsbury Publishing (UK), 2019
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Description 1 online resource (110 pages)
Series Aurora Metro Books
Aurora Metro Books
Summary "Follow Inigo (Ignatius of Loyola) from ambitious, hot-headed, street-fighting sensualist to his co-founding (with a radical group of young friends) of the Society of Jesus in the 16th century. In Jonathan Moore's bold, visceral, funny and poetic play, he asserts Loyola's position as counter-cultural radical. But it is not only for those interested in Ignatius Loyola and the Jesuits. It is also a political allegory about those who fight for change against an implacable Establishment. With the current Pope (Francis) a Jesuit, this is a timely exploration of one of history's major spiritual leaders and reformers: a story of a spiritual journey from sinner to saint. Published in conjunction with the play's run at the Pleasance Theatre, London (2015), it explores the life and times of Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Of special interest to Catholic schools, colleges and seminaries. The play has been translated into Spanish.""-- Provided by publisher
Analysis Early modern/Renaissance
History Play
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556 -- Drama.
Jesuits -- Drama.
Spain -- History -- Charles I, 1516-1556 -- Drama