By Kirk Ormand,Ruby Blondell
Rather than reopening previous debates, historical intercourse takes up Foucault’s demand discursive research and elucidates a number of the ways in which historic Greek and Roman texts and visible arts articulate a culturally particular discourse approximately sexual concerns. each 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 matters. Comprising essays by means of rising and tested students, this quantity emphasizes particularly: sexual discourses approximately ladies; the interplay among sexual identities and sophistication prestige; gender as an volatile discursive type (even in antiquity); and the relationships among old and sleek sexual categories.
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