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Salome

The main concern in Oscar Wilde's play Salome is the question of sexual desire and the relevance of social morality and moral law. This idea is undergirded by the other important idea in Salome,...

Latest answer posted February 11, 2010, 7:21 am (UTC)

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Salome

Are you familiar with the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary? It has a nice audio feature; it will let you hear the preferred pronunciation for words. If you go...

Latest answer posted April 1, 2007, 9:36 pm (UTC)

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Salome

In art, literature and architecture, the 19th century knew a Byzantine revival. The emphasis on symbols and the severity of images was attractive to Aesthetes and Decadents reacting to rigid forms...

Latest answer posted February 16, 2010, 4:44 am (UTC)

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The time period of Oscar Wilde's Salome is the Biblical era of the New Testament when King Herod had the throne and the prophet John the Baptist was imprisoned and beheaded. Salome, Herod and...

Latest answer posted February 11, 2010, 6:59 am (UTC)

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