27 Oct 2011

Salome

From Appointment, 7:00 pm on 27 October 2011
Salome with the head of John the Baptist

Salome with the head of John the Baptist Photo: Jan Adam Kruseman Public Domain

Elric Hooper and Des Wilson discuss the popularity of the story of Salome, between about 1870 and 1920, and the many resulting works of art including Strauss's shocking opera.

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