Faculty of Arts
Special Topic: Gender, Women and Sexuality in Ancient Greek Literature
A study of how gender, women and sexuality were constructed and represented in Ancient Greek literature from the 8th to the 3rd century BCE. Students will explore how Greek authors’ representations of gender, women and sexuality were shaped by socio-political context and the constraints of different genres. All texts will be read in translation.
Lecturer(s) Dr Maxine Lewis
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Coursework + exam
CLASSICS 316: 15.0 points
15 points at Stage I in Classical Studies or ANCHIST 102 or 103, and 15 points at Stage II in Classical Studies or Ancient History