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Unformatted text preview: calls for a different perception of this house and a greater recognition of it female builders. • Primary violation of conventions in the book of Ruth is the gender of the protagonists • The central plot of Ruth is a female one • The case with biblical narrative is the main plot precedes the subplot • The main problems evident are that of Ruth and Naomi and men are not introduces unitl later • Book of Ruth makes refrences to the matriarchs of Leah and Rachel-tessera • Ruth and other women serve prinipal patriarchial values such as the preservation of line and a return to the promised land •...
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2008 for the course ARLT 100g taught by Professor 02:00-03:20pm during the Fall '07 term at USC.
- Fall '07