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Same-sex desire and love in Greco-Roman antiquity and in the classical tradition of the West

Author: Beert C Verstraete; Vernon L Provencal
Publisher: New York London Routledge 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduction / Beert C. Verstraete, Vernon Provencal -- Reconsiderations about Greek homosexualities / William Armstrong Percy -- The dispersion of pederasty and the athletic revolution in sixth-century BC Greece / Thomas F. Scanlon -- Glukus Himeros : pederastic influence on the myth of Ganymede / Vernon Provencal -- Pindar's Tenth Olympian and athlete-trainer pederasty / Thomas Hubbard -- Boeotian swine :  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beert C Verstraete; Vernon L Provencal
ISBN: 9781560236047 1560236043 9781560236030 1560236035
OCLC Number: 1176495694
Notes: "Same-Sex Desire and Love in Greco-Roman Antiquity and in the Classical Tradition of the West has been co-published simultaneously as Journal of Homosexuality, Volume 49, Numbers 3/4 2005"--Vortitelseite
"First published by The Haworth Press, Inc."--Rückseite Ttielblatt
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2005
Description: xvii, 491 Seiten Illustrationen
Contents: Preface Introduction (Beert C. Verstraete and Vernon Provencal) Reconsiderations About Greek Homosexuality (William Armstrong Percy, III) The Dispersion of Pederasty and the Athletic Revolution in Sixth-Century BC Greece (Thomas F. Scanlon) Glukus Himeros: Pederastic Influence on the Myth of Ganymede (Vernon Provencal) Pindar's Tenth Olympian and Athlete-Trainer Pederasty (Thomas Hubbard) Boeotian Swine: Homosexuality in Boeotia (Charles Hupperts) "Sleeping in the Bosom of a Tender Companion": Homoerotic Attachments in Sappho (Anne L. Klinck) Some Myths and Anomalies in the Study of Roman Sexuality (James L. Butrica) Representations of the Cinaedus in Roman Art: Evidence of "Gay" Subculture? (John R. Clarke) The Originality of Tibullus' Marathus Elegies (Beert C. Verstraete) On Kissing and Sighing: Renaissance Homoerotic Love from Ficino's De Amore and Sopra Lo Amore to Cesare Trevisani's L'impresa (1569) (Armando Maggi) Light in Hellas: How German Classical Philology Engendered Gay Scholarship (Wayne R. Dynes) Hellenism and Homoeroticism in Shelley and His Circle (John Lauritsen) The Greek Mirror: The Uranians and Their Use of Greece (D. H. Mader) Eros Underground: Greece and Rome in Gay Print Culture 1953-65 (Amy Richlin) Table of Abbreviations Index of Names and Terms Index Locorum General Index Reference Notes Included
Other Titles: Journal of homosexuality
Responsibility: Beert C. Verstraete, Vernon Provencal, editors

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In ancient times, the Greek god Eros personified both heterosexual and homosexual attractions. This book explores the homosexual side of the vanished civilizations of Greece and Rome, and the  Read more...

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