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Archive for December 10th, 2009

 

Eros: From Hesiod’s Theogony to Late Antiquity

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Man courting a boy at the palaestra (530–430 BCE). Greek love seems to be the theme this week. Having been reading in Margaret Walters’s The Nude Male about the sodomitical habits of the Spartans (are you listening, Frank Miller?), and the general enthusiasm (a Greek term, incidentally) for the youthful male body, news arrives of […]

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