Dangerous Sisters of the Hebrew Bible

Dangerous Sisters of the Hebrew Bible
Author: Amy Kalmanofsky
Pages: 208
ISBN10: 1451469950
Genre: Uncategorized
Goodreads Rating: 3.60
ISBN13: 9781451469950
Published: January 1st 2014 by Fortress Press

Fathers, sons, and mothers take center stage in the Bible's grand narratives, Amy Kalmanofsky observes. Sisters and sisterhood receive attention in scholarship but, she argues, play an important role in narratives, revealing anxieties related to desire, agency, and solidarity among women playing out their roles in a patrilineal society