Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar the Wife of Abraham to Mary the Mother of Jesus

Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar the Wife of Abraham to Mary the Mother of Jesus❴PDF / Epub❵ ☂ Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar the Wife of Abraham to Mary the Mother of Jesus Author J. Cheryl Exum – Tbjewellers.co.uk Art as Biblical Commentary is not just about biblical art but, importantly, about biblical exegesis and the contributions visual criticism as an exegetical tool can make to biblical exegesis and comme Art as Biblical Commentary is not Biblical Commentary: PDF ↠ just about biblical art Art as PDF or but, importantly, about biblical exegesis and the contributions visual criticism as as Biblical Commentary: PDF/EPUB ½ an exegetical tool can make to biblical exegesis and commentary Using a range of texts and numerous images, J Cheryl Exum asks what works of art can teach us about the biblical text Visual criticism is her term for an approach that addresses this question by focusing on the narrativity of images reading them as if, like texts, they have a story to tell and asking what light an image s story can shed on the biblical narrator s storyIn Part I, Exum elaborates on her approach and offers a personal testimony to the value of visual criticism Partexamines in detail the story of Hagar in GenesisandPartcontains chapters on erotic looking and voyeuristic gazing in the stories of Bathsheba, Susanna, Joseph and Potiphar s wife and the Song of Songs on the distribution of renown among Jael, Deborah and Barak on the Bible s notorious women, Eve and Delilah and on the sacrificed female body in the stories of the Levite s wife Judgesand Mary the mother of Jesus.

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Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar
    Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar a range of texts and numerous images, J Cheryl Exum asks what works of art can teach us about the biblical text Visual criticism is her term for an approach that addresses this question by focusing on the narrativity of images reading them as if, like texts, they have a story to tell and asking what light an image s story can shed on the biblical narrator s storyIn Part I, Exum elaborates on her approach and offers a personal testimony to the value of visual criticism Partexamines in detail the story of Hagar in GenesisandPartcontains chapters on erotic looking and voyeuristic gazing in the stories of Bathsheba, Susanna, Joseph and Potiphar s wife and the Song of Songs on the distribution of renown among Jael, Deborah and Barak on the Bible s notorious women, Eve and Delilah and on the sacrificed female body in the stories of the Levite s wife Judgesand Mary the mother of Jesus."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 288 pages
  • Art as Biblical Commentary: Visual Criticism from Hagar the Wife of Abraham to Mary the Mother of Jesus
  • J. Cheryl Exum
  • 15 December 2019
  • 0567685187

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