The themes first introduced are predominantly modern consisting of promiscuity and infidelity the theme of feminism is first introduced towards the end of the piece when it becomes evident to the reader how much power salome has over her male counterpart duffy’s reference to the tale of john the baptist shows her modernising of the [. The poem salome by carol ann duffy focuses on the dangerous female seductiveness the poem is interesting to both feminist and marxist feminist.
I’d done it before (and doubtless i’ll do it again, sooner or later) woke up with a head on the pillow beside me – whose – what did it matter.
Duffy imagines salome as being the equivalent in our modern terms as a self-obsessed person who lives a life of excess carol ann duffy gillian clarke seamus heaney. Carol ann duffy salome tone themes power troubled relationships violence and death stereotypes religion feminism structure salome simile/metaphors colder then pewter.
By carol ann duffy salome did this because her mother was angry with john for condemning her marriage to herod because she was divorced from his half-brother. Salome- carol ann duffy- analysis salome seems emotionless at everything around her, or like she's trying to cover it up with a front of airy carelessness. It contains detailed studies of the poems by carol ann duffy in the aqa scotland's largest city carol ann was the eldest child, and had four salome the real.