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Retellings [electronic resource] : the Bible in literature, music, art and film / edited by J. Cheryl Exum.

Contributor(s): Exum, J. Cheryl.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007Description: 1 online resource (viii, 200 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9789047440123 (electronic bk.); 9047440129 (electronic bk.).Uniform titles: Biblical interpretation. Subject(s): Bible -- Influence | Bible -- History of Biblical events -- Art | Bible -- In literature | Bible in music | Bible -- In motion pictures | ART -- Reference | ART -- PerformanceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Retellings.DDC classification: 700/.4822 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Noah's ark and Mrs. Monkey / Francis Landy -- Jephthah's daughter as object of desire or feminist icon / Mikael Sj�oberg -- Latecomers: four novelists rewrite the Bible / Anthony Swindell -- Eroticism, death, and redemption: the operatic construct of the biblical femme fatale / Peter McGrail -- Re-visioning a biblical story through libretto and music: Debora e Jaele by Ildebrando Pizzetti / Helen Leneman -- Oratorio as exegesis: the use of the book of Isaiah in Handel's Messiah / Andrew Davies -- 'The bosom of Abraham' (Luke 16:22): father Abraham in the visual imagination / Martin O'Kane -- Big sleep: strategic ambiguity in Judges 4-5 and in classic film noir / Eric S. Christianson.
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Noah's ark and Mrs. Monkey / Francis Landy -- Jephthah's daughter as object of desire or feminist icon / Mikael Sj�oberg -- Latecomers: four novelists rewrite the Bible / Anthony Swindell -- Eroticism, death, and redemption: the operatic construct of the biblical femme fatale / Peter McGrail -- Re-visioning a biblical story through libretto and music: Debora e Jaele by Ildebrando Pizzetti / Helen Leneman -- Oratorio as exegesis: the use of the book of Isaiah in Handel's Messiah / Andrew Davies -- 'The bosom of Abraham' (Luke 16:22): father Abraham in the visual imagination / Martin O'Kane -- Big sleep: strategic ambiguity in Judges 4-5 and in classic film noir / Eric S. Christianson.

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