Beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruning-hooks into spears: let the weak say, I am strong. Joel 3:10 He will judge between the nations and will settle disputes for many peoples. They will beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore. Isaiah 2:4
Taking these two seemingly contradictory tractates from the cannon I explore how the female body can perhaps be a crux of a struggle between oppositional meanings.