Myricae

Christian LAES IMITATING PETRONIUS : H. C. SCHNUR'S PETRONIAN SUPPLEMENT Petronius ' Satyricon has never ceased to attract the attention of both philologists and admirers of classical literature : be it for its various lines of plot ...

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Myricae
Language: en
Pages: 690
Authors: Jozef IJsewijn
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Leuven University Press

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A Cultural History of Disability in Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Christian Laes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Though there was not even a word for, or a concept of, disability in Antiquity, a considerable part of the population experienced physical or mental conditions that put them at a disadvantage. Drawing on a wide variety of sources, from literary texts and legal sources to archaeological and iconographical evidence
Gender, Memory, and Identity in the Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Jussi Rantala
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-18 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

This volume approaches three key concepts in Roman history - gender, memory and identity - and demonstrates the significance of their interaction in all social levels and during all periods of Imperial Rome. When societies, as well as individuals, form their identities, remembrance and references to the past play a
Disability in Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Christian Laes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-04 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume is a major contribution to the field of disability history in the ancient world. Contributions from leading international scholars examine deformity and disability from a variety of historical, sociological and theoretical perspectives, as represented in various media. The volume is not confined to a narrow view of ‘antiquity’
Language: en
Pages: 438
Authors: Cornelia B. Horn, John W. Martens
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: CUA Press

Focuses on how Christianity changed the lives of children in the ancient world. This book explores the hidden lives of children at the origins of Christianity. It draws on insights gained from comparisons of children's experiences in ancient Judaism and the Graeco-Roman world.