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Published: 22 March 2018

328 Pages


ISBN: 9780190845896

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Signs of Virginity

Testing Virgins and Making Men in Late Antiquity

Michael Rosenberg

  • Offers a new history of male sexual aggression through the lens of female virginity
  • Updates Daniel Boyarin's influental argument about Rabbinic masculinity, arguing that Boyarin's gentle male is unique to Babylonia