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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Feminist companion to the Song of Songs.
Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1993
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Athalya Brenner-Idan
ISBN: 1850752915 9781850752912
OCLC Number: 28100839
Description: 288 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: On reading the Hebrew Bible as a feminist woman : introduction to the series, On Feminist criticism of the Song of Songs / Athalya Brenner --
The women's movement and the Bible / Elizabeth Cady Stanton --
The importance of the book / C.D. Ginsburg --
The Song of Solomon / Elizabeth Cady Stanton --
The Song of Songs : a female composition / S.D. Goitein --
The Canon of the Old Testament and women's cultural traditions / Jonneke Bekkenkamp and Fokkelein Van Dijk --
Women poets and authors / Athalya Brenner --
Love's lyrics redeemed / Phyllis Trible --
The Song of Songs and women's liberation : an 'outsider's' critique / Marvin H. Pope --
Two versions of paradise / Francis Landy --
Prophets and pornography : female sexual imagery in Hosea / T. Drorah Setel --
The imagination of power and the power of imagination / Fokkelien Van Dijk-Hemmes --
The structure of the Song of Songs and the centrality of 'nepes' / M. Deckers --
Gender imagery in the Song of Songs / Carol Meyers --
The 'wasfs' of the Song of Songs and Hermeneutic / Richard N. Soulen --
The 'wasf' / Marcia Falk --
'Come back, come back the Shulammite' (Song of Songs 7.1-10) : a parody of the 'wasf' genre / Athalya Brenner --
Mishneh Torah : a response to myself and Phyllis Trible / Francis Landy --
Paradox and parody in the Song of Solomon : towards a comic reading of the most sublime song / J. William Whedbee --
An afterword / Athalya Brenner.
Series Title: Feminist companion to the Bible, 1.
Responsibility: edited by Athalya Brenner.


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