By Kirk Ormand,Ruby Blondell
Rather than reopening previous debates, old intercourse takes up Foucault’s demand discursive research and elucidates the various ways in which historical Greek and Roman texts and visible arts articulate a culturally particular discourse approximately sexual concerns. every one contributor presupposes that sexual and gendered identities are discursively produced, and teases out the various ways in which the Greeks and Romans spoke and considered those concerns. Comprising essays via rising and tested students, this quantity emphasizes specifically: sexual discourses approximately ladies; the interplay among sexual identities and sophistication prestige; gender as an risky discursive class (even in antiquity); and the relationships among historic and glossy sexual categories.
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Ancient Sex: New Essays (Classical Memories/Modern Identitie) by Kirk Ormand,Ruby Blondell