Characterizing Esther from the Outset: The Contribution of the Story in Esther 2:1–20
AbstractThis article approaches the characterization of the heroine in Esther 2:1-20 from three perspectives: her status prior to her meeting with the king; her status after meeting with the king; and a literary analogy between her and Ahasuerus.
How to Cite
Jacobs, J. (2008). Characterizing Esther from the Outset: The Contribution of the Story in Esther 2:1–20. The Journal of Hebrew Scriptures, 8. Retrieved from https://journals.library.ualberta.ca/jhs/index.php/jhs/article/view/6214