The Once and Future Goddess
A Symbol for Our Times
ISBN10: 0062503545 ISBN13: 9780062503541 Publisher: Harperone Published: Nov 1 1989 Weight: 2.00lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 7.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A richly illustrated testament to the reemergence of the Goddess in the art and in the lives of contemporary women and men.
In this beautifully illustrated and far-reaching history. Elinor Gadon vividly weaves words and images to demonstrate the powerful connections between ancient and contemporary art, between the Goddess of the Ice Age and the Goddess of today.
This panoramic view of Goddess imagery extends from the prehistoric Goddess representations of Catal Huyuk, Malta, Avebury, and Crete, tot he more patriarchal images of the Sumerians, Greeks, and Christians, to the wide range of contemporary artists inspired by the Goddess, including Frida Kahlo, Mayumi Oda, and Judy Chicago.