Freed of the "peculiar bond," Baptiste puts an end to the "turmoil and strife" of two-ness by declaring himself free from the mutual "claims" of husband and wife--and free as well from the bond between the individual and the larger collective that their marriage symbolized
The destruction of the building of Union Marti-Maceo by Urban Renewal in 1965 symbolized
what seemed to be the end of the Afro-Cuban community of Ybor City.
the new South African cool, and Tambo quickly became a style icon with his trendy African-style flowing robes.
The vulnerability of cave burials to theft may have encouraged the Classic-period tradition of placing royals in pyramid-covered tombs that symbolized
caves within hills, Garza proposes.
Like satisfaction atonement, they reflect the church symbolized
by Constantine that had undergone an evolutionary process of shifting the reference point for ethics from Je sus to the emperor.
Thus, it inverts the hierarchy of heaven and hell by replacing the supernatural streams of light, symbolized
and embodied in the apses of cathedrals, with a naturally embodied earthbound source of redemption.
In life, she represented towering ambition; in death, she symbolized
suffering and martyrdom, qualities which practically make her a saint, in the mostly Catholic nation.
Most of the animals, Rowland notes, symbolized
some human sexual or sensual trait, usually lust, lechery or promiscuity.
His laughter infects others, and he goes about preaching a creed of love and eternal life, symbolized
Jackson's lamp will be installed within the next few months at the intersection of "Sweet" Auburn Avenue and Peachtree Street, a site that symbolized
Jackson's dreams of a unified Atlanta.
They are symbolized
in art by the following subjects: rocks, waves, peaches, pine trees, the sun, mountains, fungi, bamboo, deer, cranes, clouds and tortoises.
Though you wouldn't necessarily notice it at first glance, Easter's Christian significance is symbolized
in the food brought to church for the blessing: Colored hardboiled eggs symbolize new life, for example; and a sugar or butter lamb represents Christ, the Lamb of God.
The latter he deployed iconically in title pages, printer's marks, and decorated initials using such motifs as the dolphin, which symbolized
Venetian swiftness at sea, and the anchor, symbolizing Venice's maritime stability; and he deployed similar motifs textually in mottoes and dedications.
Each painting is one part of the story, a reflection of the beauty of life symbolized
by women,'' he says.
And in his 1979 performance Black Box, he lay immobile, as though dead, in shallow water made milky by marble powder - another ironically deadly pool (immortality, traditionally symbolized
by marble, being part of the narcissistic self-delusion).