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Pornography and representation in Greece and Rome

Title
Pornography and representation in Greece and Rome / edited by Amy Richlin.
Format
Book
Published
New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Description
xxiii, 317 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Other contributors
Richlin, Amy, 1951-
Notes
Includes index. Bibliography: p. 285-311. Paperbound.
Contents
  • Pornography and persuasion on Attic pottery / Robert F. Sutton
  • Tragedy and the politics of containment / Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz
  • Eros in love: pederasty and pornography in Greece / H.A. Shapiro
  • The Mute nude female characters in Aristophanes' plays / Bella Zweig
  • Love's body anatomized: the ancient erotic handbooks and the rhetoric of sexuality / Holt N. Parker
  • The Body female and the body politic: Livy's Lucretia and Verginia / Sandra R. Joshel
  • The Domestication of desire: Ovid's Parva Tabella and the theater of love / Molly Myerowitz
  • Reading Ovid's rapes / Amy Richlin
  • Death as decoration: scenes from the arena on Roman domestic mosaics / Shelby Brown
  • Callirhoe: displaying the phallic woman / Helen E. Elsom
  • Sweet and pleasant passion: female and male fantasy in ancient romance novels / Holly Montague
  • The Edible woman: Athenaeus's concept of the pornographic / Madeleine M. Henry
  • Epilogue: the (other) maiden's tale / Terri Marsh.
Kinsey subjects
Erotica research--Greece--Antiquity. Erotica research--Rome--Antiquity. Sex in art--Greece--Antiquity. Sex in art--Rome--Antiquity. Sex in literature--Greece--Antiquity. Sex in literature--Rome--Antiquity. Greece. Rome.
ISBN
0195067223 (cloth) 0195067231 (paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
709.38 P64 1992
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute