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Title The discourse of marriage in the Greco-Roman world / edited by Jeffrey Beneker and Georgia Tsouvala
Published Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, [2020]


Description 1 online resource
Series Wisconsin studies in classics
Wisconsin studies in classics.
Contents A discourse of marriage in the Greco-Roman world / Georgia Tsouvala -- Wedding connections in Greek and Roman art / Rebecca H. Sinos -- Violence in the Roman wedding / Karen Klaiber Hersch -- Plutarch's Marriage Advice and the tradition of the poetic epithalamium / Paolo Di Meo -- Epicurus on marriage / Geert Roskam -- The impossible feminism of "Seneca, On Marriage": style and the woman in Jerome, Against Jovinian 1 / Alex Dressler -- Marriage and animal exemplarity in Plutarch / Katarzyna Jazdzewska -- Death is not the end: spousal devotion in Plutarch's portraits of Camma, Porcia, and Cornelia / Jeffrey Beneker -- Erotic desire and the desire to marry in the ancient Greek novels / Silvia Montiglio
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Plutarch -- Criticism and interpretation
Plutarch -- Criticism and interpretation
Plutarch. fast (OCoLC)fst00032370
Subject Classical literature -- History and criticism
Marriage in literature.
Marriage -- Greece -- History -- To 1500
Marriage -- Rome -- History -- To 1500
HISTORY -- General.
Classical literature.
Marriage in literature.
Rome (Empire)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Beneker, Jeffrey, editor
Tsouvala, Georgia, editor
ISBN 9780299328436