Essays Tagged: "Salome"

Interpretaion of the play der Talisman from Johan Nepomuk Nestroy (nicht für jeden nütlich, aber ein paar interpretaionsideen

ichten der Gesellschaft. Jede Schicht wird verkörpert durch eine andere Frau. Den Anfang macht Salome(Maria Bill), welche, mit ihrem ebenfalls roten Haaren, die unterste Gesellschaftsschicht wide ... l;r die Einzige, die ihn nicht in einen Anzug stecken und damit seinen Charakter vereinnahmen will, Salome. Und wieder sieht der Zuseher nur einen kleinen Ausschnitt der Bühne, doch diesmal wei&s ...

(2 pages) 27 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography on the Apostle John.

JohnJohn was a son of Zebedee and Salome, who was a sister of Mary the mother of Jesus. He grew up in Galilee and worked with his brot ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

This essay is on the life of St John The Baptist.

erod gave a fine banquet to celebrate his birthday. His entire court was there. Herodias's daughter Salome pleased Herod when she danced to entertain the company so Herod promised her anything she wan ...

(1 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

"The Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Eliot

and here's no great matter." This allusion refers to the fact that John the Baptist was executed by Salome and brought to her on a platter and that Prufrock sees himself in a same position; as a sacri ...

(4 pages) 240 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

"The Apparition": by Gustave Moreau

f Gustave Moreau symbolic famous work was, "The Apparition," a fascinating scene from the legend of Salome. Moreau used watercolor on this intriguing art; that was included in the Salon of 1876. In th ... e Apparition," had a story behind, like his other work of arts. The stunning woman in the middle is Salome, daughter of Herodias, which is in the left of the painting. Above of Herodias, are Herod, st ...

(4 pages) 44 0 0.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

"Describe the concept of the Femme Fatale, using two found texts to support your argument."

one who utilises the malign power of her sexuality to ensnare men.Painted in 1530, Lucas Cranach's Salome epitomizes the figure of a femme fatale. Salome was once called upon to dance for King Herod ... Baptist. King Herod was so infatuated with her that he immediately complied.As Cranach illustrated, Salome possessed an extraordinary beauty and embodied the perfect woman, innocent and pure. She is s ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Research paper on "A Doll's House" by Ibsen.

t she is still at heart a child. "Her childishness creates her charm, her danger, and her destiny" (Salome 68). Nora allows her husband to treat her as though she actually is a child. Torvald commonly ... as if I were a man!"...Strength and independence slowly unfold secretly and grope toward release." (Salome 71) When the loan is exposed to Torvald, Nora discovers her true self. Torvald also at this m ...

(4 pages) 62 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ivan The Terrible Biography

d beautiful. Vasili had married her after he tried to have an heir for 20 years with his first wife Salome.Vasili was in his 50's, and Helena was 20 when Ivan was born. Ivan had another brother Yuri b ...

(5 pages) 30 0 4.5 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

When Theatre and Violence clash: a comparing essay on 80's and 90's drama

f violent content in media such as film, television, music, video games and theatre. Oscar Wilde's "Salome" shocked British theatre with its display of a femme fatale and the violent beheading scene. ... ence and sexual behaviour but only referred to it. The reception of this play was much better than "Salome" and "Blasted" since "The Homecoming" was, according to the audience, not as shocking to see. ...

(5 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

‘Salome is a virtually unstageable piece, dated

'Salome' is a work that has been subjected to an extremely large variety of interpretations over the ... ble stageability, due to the diverse nature and extent of its representation. But what is it about 'Salome' that gives it this potential diversity? And on the reverse, is it dated and turgid, or can a ... how have these difficulties been overcome? In order to assess the issues surrounding the staging of Salome, I would be helpful first to look at the history of its production. The 'central' text when c ...

(9 pages) 901 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Cathy Freeman Biography

Vc acCathy Freeman - A great AustralianCatherine Astrid Salome Freeman was born 16th of February in Mackay Queensland; her parents were Norman Fisher and Ge ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

In part one of “Patchwork” the narrator, Pumpkin, is nine years old, while in part two she is 31 years. Explain the differences in point of view between part one and part two.

and this is evident when she tells us how she goes through her husband's phone after her fight with Salome, the woman she thinks is after her husband. Through that fight we see her insecurities even a ... , she does not apologize to her husband after putting up that scene at the mall. After the death of Salome, pumpkin feels guilty and blames herself for it. Pumpkin as an adult learns to actually liste ...

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jan/2014

Subjects: Art Essays