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David Bindman & Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Image of the Black in Western Art, Vol. 1. From the Pharaohs to the Fall of the Roman Empire. This volume offers a comprehensive look at the fascinating and controversial subject of the representation of black people in the ancient world. Classic essays by distinguished scholars guide the reader Author: Erika Harlitz-Kern. “Sexual intercourse began / In nineteen sixty-three,” wrote Philip Larkin wryly in his poem “Annus Mirabilis.” Antiquity thought otherwise. Gods Author: Edmund Richardson. Essay on the lives of Roman women. "Wife-beating in Ancient Rome": an article by Joy Connolly in the TLS, April 9, "An etext version of: Ferrero, Guglielmo. "Women and Marriage in Ancient Rome." The Women of the Caesars. The Century Co.; New York, This edition was created by Jone Johnson Lewis, ". What the Most Alluring Women of 17th-Century England Looked Like Beauty was an asset, a weapon, and a curse for the ladies of the Restoration court.
The emperors of Rome could be wise, just and kind. They could also be vindictive, cruel and insane. And most of all, they could be the worst perverts the . Joan of Arc () was a mystic who lived a very public life during the Middle Ages, her high profile political presence and her visions and voices made her one of the most controversial people of her times.. She was condemned in spite of her unflagging faithfulness as a Christian and was burned alive at the stake on trumped up charges of being a heretic by the Roman . Homosexuality in ancient Rome often differs markedly from the contemporary West. Latin lacks words that would precisely translate "homosexual" and "heterosexual". The primary dichotomy of ancient Roman sexuality was active/dominant/masculine and passive/submissive/feminine. Roman society was patriarchal, and the freeborn male citizen possessed political liberty . In imperial Rome, it seems, more women were literate, but when, occasionally, this achievement was praised by their contemporaries it was mainly because their skills would help them in Author: Joan Acocella.