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Books pubblicati nella collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr Hardcover con argomento Rome

Maternal Megalomania

Maternal Megalomania

Langford Julie 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2013

Ancient authors emphasize dramatic moments in the life of Julia Domna, wife of Roman emperor Septimius Severus (193–211). They accuse her of ambition unforgivable in a woman, of instigating civil war to place her sons on the throne, and of resorting to incest to maintain her hold on power. In imperial propaganda, however,...

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Gendered Dynamics In Latin Love Poetry

Gendered Dynamics In Latin Love Poetry

Ancona Ronnie (EDT)  Greene Ellen (EDT) 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover)

In recent decades, Latin love poetry has become a significant site for feminist and other literary critics studying conceptions of gender and sexuality in ancient Roman culture.This new volume, the first to focus specifically on gender dynamics in Latin love poetry, moves beyond the polarized critical positions that...

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€ 58,90
Rome

Rome

Dyson Stephen L. 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover)

Stephen L. Dyson has spent a lifetime studying and teaching the history of ancient Rome. That unparalleled knowledge is reflected in his magisterial overview of the Eternal City.Rather than look only at the physical development of the city—its buildings, monuments, and urban spaces—Dyson also explores its social, economic,...

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Intertextuality and the Reading of Roman Poetry

Intertextuality and the Reading of Roman Poetry

Edmunds Lowell 
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover)

How can we explain the process by which a literary text refers to another text? For the past decade and a half, intertextuality has been a central concern of scholars and readers of Roman poetry. In Intertextuality and the Reading of Roman Poetry, Lowell Edmunds proceeds from such fundamental concepts as "author,"...

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