History Matters The Liberation of Lilith Remembered as Adam’s first wife, a child-killing demon and a feminist hero, who was Lilith? Sarah Clegg | Published in History Today Volume 73 Issue 4 April 2023 Adam protecting a child from the snake, identified as Lilith. Fresco in Strozzi Chapel by Filippino Lippi, Florence, 15th century. Alamy. To continue reading this article you will need to purchase access to the online archive. Buy Online Access Buy Print & Archive Subscription If you have already purchased access, or are a print & archive subscriber, please ensure you are logged in. Please email email@example.com if you have any problems.