Category Archives: Cain

Cain and the Concept of Original Violence

In her book The Curse of Cain: The Violent Legacy of Monotheism, Regina Schwartz says that the story of Cain and Abel, a story “that follows on the heels of the story of Adam and Eve, strikes me as especially … Continue reading

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