Screening Love and Sex in the Ancient World

  • Editors
  • Monica S. Cyrino

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

  3. Screening Love and Sex in Ancient Myth and Literature

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Paula James
      Pages 25-38
    3. Meredith Safran
      Pages 39-53
    4. Corinne Pache
      Pages 55-67
    5. Kirsten Day
      Pages 85-98
  4. Screening Love and Sex in Ancient History

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Stacie Raucci
      Pages 143-155
    3. Anise K. Strong
      Pages 167-181
    4. Gregory N. Daugherty
      Pages 183-194
    5. Alison Futrell
      Pages 211-225
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 243-278

About this book


This dynamic collection of essays by international film scholars and classicists addresses the provocative representation of sexuality in the ancient world on screen. A critical reader on approaches used to examine sexuality in classical settings, contributors use case studies from films and television series spanning from the 1920s to the present.


cinema film television

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