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Queer icons from Greece and Rome

Title
Queer icons from Greece and Rome.
Format
Journal, Periodical
Published
Lubbock, TX : Texas Tech University Press, 2008.
Contributors
Blondell, Ruby, guest editor.
Notes
Special issue of Helios : a journal devoted to critical and methodological studies of classical culture, literature and society. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Introduction / Ruby Blondell
  • Sculpting Antinous / Bryan Burns
  • Lesbians are from Lesbos: Sappho and idenity construction in The Latter / From "filthy Catamite ' to 'queer icon': Elagabalus and the politics of sexuality (1960-1975) / Mark Nugent
  • The trouble with icons: recent ideoloigcal appropriations of Plato's Symposium / H. Christian Blood
  • The Alexander bromance: male desire and gender fluidity in Oliver Stone's historical epic / Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos.
Subject headings
Sappho. AntinoĆ¼s ca. 110-130. Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C.
Kinsey subjects
Social customs--Antiquity. Social customs--Greece--Antiquity. Social customs--Rome--Antiquity. Homosexuality--Antiquity.
Host item
Helios vol. 35 no. 2 (Fall 2008) ; pp.113-254.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
184.53 H46 2008
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute