Salome"s modernity

Oscar Wilde and the aesthetics of transgression
  • 247 Pages
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University of Michigan Press , Ann Arbor
In literature, Influence, Deviant behavior in literature, Modernism (Aesthe
StatementPetra Dierkes-Thrun
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LC ClassificationsPR5820.S23 D54 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 247 p. :
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Open LibraryOL25024768M
ISBN 139780472117673, 9780472027545
LC Control Number2011000474

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Salome’s Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression is the first comprehensive scholarly exploration of that extraordinary resonance that persists to the present. Oscar Wilde's symbolist tragedy Salomé has had a rich afterlife in literature, opera, dance, film, and popular culture.

Salome's Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression is the first comprehensive scholarly exploration of that Author: Petra Dierkes-Thrun. Oscar Wilde's symbolist tragedy Salomé has had Salomes modernity book rich afterlife in literature, opera, dance, film, and popular culture.

Salome's Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression is the first comprehensive scholarly exploration of that extraordinary resonance that persists to the present. Salome s Modernity Oscar Wilde's symbolist tragedy Salomé has had a rich afterlife in literature, opera, dance, film, and popular culture.

Salome's Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression is the first comprehensive scholarly exploration of that extraordinary resonance that persists to the present. Salome's Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression is the first comprehensive scholarly exploration of that extraordinary resonance that persists to the : University of Michigan Press.

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The discussion is backed up by descriptions of practical working filters of. SALOME. sa-lo'-me (Salome): (1) One of the holy women who companied with Jesus in Galilee, and ministered to Him (Mark41).She was present at the crucifixion (), and was among those who came to the tomb of Jesus on the resurrection morning (Mark2).Comparison with Matthew clearly identifies her with the wife of Zebedee.

It is she, therefore, whose ambitious request for her. books based on 62 votes: Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf, Ulysses by James Joyce, The Waste Land by T.S.

Eliot, Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett. Salome, daughter of Herodias and stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas. She was the immediate agent in the execution of John the Baptist, who had condemned her mother’s marriage to Herod.

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After she danced for Herod, he promised to grant her any wish. Prompted by Herodias, she asked for John’s head on a platter. The second problematic aspect of the book, one that’s even more distracting than the first, is Federbush’s insertion of biblical passages into the dialogue.

Characters who have been speaking in modern English are suddenly speaking the English of the King James Bible. Paraphrasing the passages into modern language would have conveyed the intent.

The misleading cover depicts Salome as preteen girl playing dress-up in the 's rather than a young woman living in the Roman Empire at the beginning of the Common Era, so the reader might not expect this to be the story of the Salome who did the dance of seven veils for her step-father, a King Herod, and then asked for the head of John the Baptist on a platter as a reward/5(20).

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Our study guide has summaries, insightful analyses, and everything else you need to understand Salom Missing: modernity. SALOME sə lō’ mǐ (Σαλώμη, G, peaceful).

One of the women who followed Jesus in Galilee and ministered to Him (Mark41).A comparison between Matthew and Mark ;2 identifies her as the wife of Zebedee, and therefore mother of James and John.

Her request for prominence for her sons in the kingdom was rebuked by the Lord and drew the indignation of the. Salome (/ s ə ˈ l oʊ m iː /; Greek: Σαλώμη; Hebrew: שלומית ‎, Shlomit, related to שָׁלוֹם: shalom,"peace"; 10s–60s AD [not verified in body]), the daughter of Herod II and Herodias, granddaughter of Herod the Great, is known from accounts in the New Testament, where she appears as an unnamed daughter of Herodias, and an account by Flavius Josephus, where the daughter.

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Question: "Who was Salome in the Bible?" Answer: There are two women named Salome in the Bible, but only one is mentioned by that name.

One Salome was righteous; the other unrighteous. The righteous Salome was the wife of Zebedee (Matthew ), the mother of the disciples James and John, and a female follower of Salome was the one who came to Jesus with the request. eBook Download Expendable Elite full book in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format, get it for read on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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A number of critics believe Wilde's Salomé to be an allegory for the work of art itself. As Wilde told a friend with regards to her essential representation—the dance of the seven veils—Salomé should appear "totally naked, but draped with heavy and ringing necklaces made of jewels of every color, warm with the fervor of her amber flesh.

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DANCE IS MY LIFE. White Peaks Veils. Cicuyasaw. This incident is again mentioned in the Book of the Resurrection of Christ (another apocryphal book): "Among the women who were at the tomb who tempted him (i.e. God)." Salome, the disciple, received sainthood and is commemorated in the Eastern Orthodox Church in April.