Visual Mythology

By Helene Aylon

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2002

Expounding upon Deuteronomy 29, the author describes four art installations created from a feminist perspective. Approaching Jewish theology and myth as a visual artist, the installations express the author's assertion that what was "revealed" to Moses was interpreted through his patriarchal, militaristic, homophobic and misogynistic worldview.

Topic: Art, Gender, Artistic Expression, Feminism, Ideology, Jewish Text, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 32/586

Page Number(s): 8-9

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Genre: Art

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Aylon, Helene. Visual Mythology. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2002: 8-9. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6339


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