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Published: 31 October 2016

232 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190626877

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Sex and Slaughter in the Tent of Jael

A Cultural History of a Biblical Story

Colleen M. Conway

  • The only book length study focused on the use of figures of Jael and Sisera in later artistic works
  • An interdisciplinary investigation of how new cultural productions of a biblical story intersect with shifting cultural ideas about sex and gender