Judge Holden Resources

“Arcon” Encyclopedia Britannica. https://www.britannica.com/topic/Archon-Gnosticism

Daugherty, Leo. “Gravers False and True: Blood Meridian as Gnostic Tragedy.” In Perspectives on Cormac McCarthy edited by Edwin T. Arnold and Dianne C. Luke. 1993.

Dorson, James. “Demystifying the Judge: Law and Mythical Violence in Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian.Journal of Modern Literature 36.2.

Masters, Joshua. “‘Witness to the Uttermost Edge of the World’: Judge Holden’s Textual Enterprise in Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian.Critique 40.1. 1998.

McCarthy, Cormac. Blood Meridian. 1985