SEX AND GENDER IN ANTIQUITY

GSF 266

Class examines ancient erotic poetry, prose, material evidence (e.g., vase paintings) to explicate gender as a cultural sign: sexuality as a language in which other business is transacted. Obscene literature, paintings, etc. evidence how the ancients constructed men, women, sexuality but also social hierarchies, national prerogatives, and identity. Instructor: Janan

Day / Time
WF 03:05PM-04:20PM
Location
Allen 229
Instructor
Janan, Micaela
Section
01