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Your Mother’s Son

Olivier Hekster

in Emperors and Ancestors: Roman Rulers and the Constraints of Tradition

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198736820
eISBN:
9780191800429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736820.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter takes central coin types as its starting point, and compares the trajectory of representations of imperial (grand) mothers on central coin types with those on other types of evidence in ... More


From Adultery to Incest: Messalina and Agrippina as Sexual Aggressors in Tacitus’ Annals

Vassiliki Panoussi

in Complex Inferiorities: The Poetics of the Weaker Voice in Latin Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198814061
eISBN:
9780191851711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814061.003.0012
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter continues the investigation of rhetorical maneuvers clustering around social and amorous hierarchies in the fraught sphere of sexual agency by studying the trope of the sexually ... More


The Consolatio ad Liuiam and literary history

S. J. Heyworth

in Constructing Authors and Readers in the Appendices Vergiliana, Tibulliana, and Ouidiana

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198864417
eISBN:
9780191896569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864417.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The Consolatio ad Liuiam appears in the 1460s and is attributed to Ovid. It describes the circumstances surrounding Drusus’ death in 9 BC, addressing his family before turning to consolation, ... More


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