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Among Latinos, kinship goes beyond blood relations, marriage, or adoption to include padrinos, extended family, or community members.
Gurney and Charles Mee rewrite Greek drama, unmaking myth in Ellen McLaughlin's Helen and Saviana Stanescru and Richard Schechneer's YokastaS, West African myth in African-American theater, damaged myth in Caryl Churchill's The Skriker, Sharon Pollock's revision of legend and feminine myth in Blood Relations, and the cinematic myth of the wild west revised in Beth Henley's Abundance.
This is the same reason why women when they marry also keep their family name, to protect their lineage and so her blood relations and those of her children are known.
It is surprising how the two arranged for a family visit visa for Renish although he had no blood relations with either of them," wondered P.
In an inquiry paper on thalassaemia, they called on families here to halt marriages between close blood relations in order to stop the spread of the disease.
But there have to be other reasons for the joyous and substantial upward thrust in numbers that go beyond the need to get away from a seasonal overdose of blood relations or simply to have a day in the fresh air.
Blood Relations is the profound and elegant fruit of those seeds, and Adelman makes explicit its personal stakes: "For what is a Jewish Shakespearean to make of The Merchant of Venice if she wishes neither to convert Shakespeare by making him a kinsman or partisan of Shylock nor to convert herself into the normative Christian reader my interlocutor envisioned in 1968?
Another perspective is being offered and be it blood relations or biscuit sharing mates a fresh look is better than a stale stare.
RAWALPINDI, June 17 -- A couple, after entering a love marriage, has been forced to face physical violence as their blood relations want their separation, chairperson of Progressive Women Association Shahnaz Bukhari claimed during a press conference at her office on Wednesday.
There are satisfying digressions in which we meet individuals whose lives have no connection to the entertainment industry or Varda's blood relations, but who have found meaning in, for example, the ardent collecting of toy trains or the joyful cultivating of a 45-year romance.
The United Arab Emirate's withdrawal is indeed a negative step, especially since the UAE has earlier announced its belief in the Gulf monetary union and its desire to continue supporting the council towards achieving the aspirations of the Gulf entity, in what secures the interests of a nation that shares one language, one religion, one culture, one traditions and customs, common interests, as well as neighborly and blood relations.
Psychological thriller Blood Relations is the festival's drama offering and opens tomorrow at the Priory Theatre.