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Published: 17 July 2017

232 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190238711

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Perpetua's Journey

Faith, Gender, and Power in the Roman Empire

Jennifer A. Rea and Illustrated by Liz Clarke

Graphic History Series

  • Offers a female perspective on the complex relationship that exists between power and gender in antiquity
  • Combines both sequential art and historical and social commentary for the events described in the Passio
  • Explores why Perpetua's diary still resonates with audiences today
  • Includes a translation of the Passio and a conclusion that asks students to question and assess what they have learned

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