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Reading Roman Friendship
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Craig A. Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-18 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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This book invites us to approach friendship not as something that simply is, but as something performed in and through language. Roman friendship is read across
Reading Roman Women
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Suzanne Dixon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-06-21 - Publisher: Bristol Classical Press

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An introduction to the true women of the Roman Empire - not those immortalized by the elite men who wrote the history
Reading Women
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Jennifer Phegley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

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Literary and popular culture has often focused its attention on women readers, particularly since early Victorian times. In Reading Women, an esteemed group of
Reading Roman Declamation - Calpurnius Flaccus
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Martin T. Dinter
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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As a genre situated at the crossroad of rhetoric and fiction declamatio offers the freedom to experiment with new forms of discourse. Placing the literariness o
Readers and Writers in Ovid's Heroides
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Efrossini Spentzou
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-03-13 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

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This is the first book-length study to reconstruct the experiences of the abandoned heroines of the Heroides, which have been largely ignored by past criticism.
Reading the Roman Republic in Early Modern England
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Freyja Cox Jensen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-03 - Publisher: BRILL

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Placing the reading of history in its cultural and educational context, and examining the processes by which ideas about ancient Rome circulated, this study pro
Ancient Rome
Language: en
Pages: 878
Authors: Matthew Dillon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

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In this second edition, Ancient Rome presents an extensive range of material, from the early Republic to the death of Augustus, with two new chapters on the Sec
Invisible Romans
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Robert Knapp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-29 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

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Robert Knapp brings to light the laboring men, housewives, prostitutes, freedmen, slaves, soldiers, and gladiators who formed the backbone of the ancient Roman
Reading Roman Comedy
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Alison Sharrock
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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For many years the domain of specialists in early Latin, in complex metres, and in the reconstruction of texts, Roman comedy is now established in the mainstrea
New Directions in the Study of Women in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Ronnie Ancona
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Sarah Pomeroy's groundbreaking Goddesses, Whores, Wives, and Slaves introduced scholars, students, and general readers to an exciting new area of inquiry: women