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7 edition of Sisters of Salome found in the catalog.

Sisters of Salome

by Toni Bentley

  • 37 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Bison Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance,
  • Women,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Dancers,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Salome,
  • Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Dance - History,
  • Performing Arts / Dance / General,
  • Women dancers,
  • Dance - General,
  • (Biblical figure),
  • Biography,
  • Feminism and dance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7905659M
    ISBN 100803262418
    ISBN 109780803262416

    Sisters of Salome by Toni Bentley. Yale University Press, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket quality is not guaranteed.   Salome, mentioned only by Mark is very possibly Jesus’ sister, or perhaps, according to Matthew the mother of the two fisherman James and John, who were part of the Twelve (Luke ). In Luke’s account he drops the names and simply says that “women” were present just as he did earlier with the names of the brothers of Jesus (Luke

    I. Salome the Sister of Jesus The best attested of the names which post-canonical Christian tradition attributed to the sisters of Jesus are Mary and Salome.4 These are given by Epiphanius (Pan. ; ; cf. Ancoratus )5 as the names of the two daughters of Joseph by his first wife Salome, Sister of Mary. 61 likes. Salome, sister of Mary the mother of Christ shares her story about life in The Galilee. As Jesus' Aunt, she has a unique eye-witness account of His ers:

    The bible clearly states Salome as his sister. Their names were not given in the New Testament. I doubt he had a sister, as suggested in the bible. There-fore, he did not have a sister. 5, words Left/Right dichotomies in the representation of female militants in the movies The Baader Meinhof Complex () and A Student named Alexander (). ‘Although typically villainous, or at least morally ambiguous, and always associated with a sense of mystification and unease, femme fatales have also appeared as heroines in some stories’.


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Sisters of Salome book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. As the 19th century gave way to the 20th, a short-lived but extrao /5. “A book that will scare the pants off John Ashcroft A highbrow survey of what generally passes as a lowbrow art, Sisters of Salome locates the origins of what we know as modern stripping in the Salome craze that held Paris in its vise grip at the turn of the centuryThe detail is as delicious, and as revealing, as a Dance of the Seven Veils.”—Stacy Schiff, New York Times.

Read this book on Questia. The origins of the art of exotic dancing lie in English drama and Viennese opera: Oscar Wilde's play Salome, and Richard Strauss's opera based on it, brought onto the stage a female character who captured and dominated the audience with the raw power of her naked Dance of the Seven Veils shocked and fascinated, and Salome became a pop icon on both.

Get this from a library. Sisters of Salome. [Toni Bentley] -- Annotation This book details for the first time the Salomania craze and four remarkable women who personified Salome and her seductive dance.

Bentley shows how each embraced the persona of the. ♥ Book Title: Sisters of Salome ♣ Name Author: Toni Bentley ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: 2zw69cZT8OsC Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "'Sisters of Salome' explores how four influential dancers embraced the persona of the femme fatale & transformed the misogynist image.

Former NYC ballerina and independent scholar Toni Bentley offers a study of four famous women who created versions of the legendary femme fatale Salome (popularized by Oscar Wilde) in Sisters of Sa. Get this from a library.

Sisters of Salome. [Toni Bentley] -- 'Sisters of Salome' explores how four influential dancers embraced the persona of the femme fatale & transformed the misogynist image of a dangerously sexual woman into a form of personal liberation. Sisters of Salome Book Description: As the nineteenth century gave way to the twentieth, a short-lived but extraordinary cultural phenomenon spread throughout Europe and the United States-"Salomania.".

Salome (peaceful).The wife of Zebedee, (Matthew ; Mark ) and probably sister of Mary the mother of Jesus, to whom reference is made in The only events recorded of Salome are that she preferred a request on behalf of her two sons for seats of honor in the kingdom of heaven, (Matthew ) that she attended at the crucifixion of Jesus, and that she visited his sepulchre.

Salome (born 1st century AD) was the daughter of Herod II and ing to the New Testament, she was the stepdaughter of Herod Antipas who demanded, and received, the head of John the Baptist. According to Josephus, Salome was first married to her uncle, Philip the Tetrarch, who reigned over Ituraea, Trachonitis, and Philip's death in 34 AD, she married her cousin Father: Herod II.

Endnotes [1] Wars ff § Quotes from “The Antiquities of the Jews” and “The Wars of the Jews” are taken from The Works of Josephus: New Updated Edition (Peabody MA: Hendrickson Publishers, ) [2] For example, Herod’s brother Pheroras refused to consummate a marriage with a princess—a marriage that Herod had arranged for him—because he was besotted with a female slave.

SISTERS OF SALOME. The personal quest that led me to this book began years ago with a single image of Sidonie Gabrielle Colette’s left breast.

I was eighteen when I discovered the French writer’s novels and, while interest quickly became obsession, I devoured as many of. The bible doesn't say what the sisters names are-nor the number, but is does specify that he had at least two sisters. Some traditions say their name's are Mary and Salome.

The Catholic tradition is that they were not daughters of Mary. Unknown Aug at AM. Salome i mentioned. Janeth Decem at PM. The Sisters of Salomé is a Belly Dance Collective comprised of 10 women from the New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Hammond areas.

The effect of these dancers is both breathtaking and mesmerizing. The Sisters are known to incorporate the entrancing sights and sounds of the Middle East, India, Spain, Persia and North Africa to create an exotic atmosphere. Every performance is an inspiring and. Sisters of Salome.

likes. The Sisters of Salome are a constellation of artists who Belly Dance. The artists come together to delight audiences with wonderful drama and glory with modern ways of Followers:   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. 'Sisters of Salome' explores how four influential dancers embraced the persona of the femme fatale & transformed the misogynist image of a dangerously sexual woman into a form of personal liberation.

After setting forth the Biblical and historical origins of the Salome story, the book examines the major cultural, literary and artistic works. Raina Telgemeier is the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award–winning creator of Smile and Sisters, which are both graphic memoirs based on her is also the creator of Drama, which was named a Stonewall Honor Book and was selected for YALSA’s Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for lives in the San Francisco Bay Area/5().

Sisters captures the difficulty of being a kid, and the frustrations and joys of family. Its funny and its sweet and its poignant - I highly recommend Sisters.

Thank you to NetGalley and Scholastic for providing me with a copy of this book in return for an honest review/5. Prior to the revelation of The Urantia Book, little was known or understood about the purely human life of Jesus of Nazareth before his public life. - especially about his childhood and the family life that he enjoyed with Mary and Joseph There has long been speculation regarding the existence of siblings in Jesus' family, and in The Urantia Book, we learn that Jesus did indeed have younger.

Toni Bentley danced with Balanchine's New York City Ballet for ten years. In this book, she brings to bear her insights on dance as an expression of female sexuality through her retelling of the lives of erotically fascinating and famous women dancers: the mythic Salome, Maud .SISTERS OF SALOME The origins of the art of exotic dancing lie in English drama and Viennese opera: Oscar Wilde’s play Salome, and Richard Strauss’s opera based on it, brought onto the stage a female character who captured and dominated the audience with the raw power of her naked body.Sadly, however, Salome is also clearly a misogynist castration fantasy, whose fetishistic interest in a head on a plate has not rung a bell with any real female in the last two thousand is why Sisters of Salome is a problematic book.