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I choose to read christology, and the figures of Jesus that it promulgates, because it is one of the places in Christian feminist theological discourse not only where feminist feelings of exclusion manifest themselves most strongly, but where "solutions" to McLaughlin's (and my) desire to see ourselves somehow figured in Christ often inadvertently reinscribe the very patterns of domination they seek to dislodge.
While the meanings of allegories can be fixed through time as symbols, as for example the virtues of Justice and Charity, the performative agency of the human body enables the meaning of the figured allegory to shift according to "the historicity of the sign and what it signifies."(55) In the late sixteenth-century redecorations of the Palazzo Ducale, for example, Venice appears richly dressed and draped with pearls, an expression (on one level) of the increasingly aristocratic pretensions of the oligarchs.