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Published: 04 October 2007

464 Pages | 32 in-text illustrations


ISBN: 9780199228331

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The Roman Mistress

Ancient and Modern Representations

Maria Wyke

  • A clear, readable, and attractively illustrated study
  • Includes analysis of representations of the Roman mistress in modern popular culture, especially television drama and cinema
  • An important and original contribution simultaneously to feminist scholarship on antiquity, the classical tradition, and cultural studies
  • All quotations are translated