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Title A feminist companion to the Song of Songs / edited by Athalya Brenner
Published Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press Ltd, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (288 pages)
Series Feminist companion to the Bible ; 1
Feminist companion to the Bible ; 1
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
Summary "This volume is the first in a series which provides a fundamental resource for feminist biblical scholarship, containing a comprehensive selection of essays, both reprinted and specially written for the series, by leading feminist scholars"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-288)
Notes Print version record
Subject Bible. Song of Solomon -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Song of Solomon -- Feminist criticism.
Bible. Song of Solomon.
Bible and feminism.
Bible and feminism.
Feminist criticism.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Wisdom Literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Brenner-Idan, Athalya, editor.
ISBN 1441182667