gender and sexuality in the ancient world

Scipio Africanus and Gracchi Family Tree

Timeline: Ancient Greece and Rome

Foley, Helene P. “Helen as Moral Agent.” The Distaff Side. Ed. Beth Cohen. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. 93-115.

Schein, Seth L. “Female Representations and Interpreting the Odyssey.” The Distaff Side. Ed. Beth Cohen. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. 17-27.

Introduction to Sociology: Gender and Society

Introduction to Sociology: Power, Politics, Authority

On the City Dionysia: http://web.eecs.utk.edu/~mclennan/Classes/US210/City-Dionysia.html

Mythology and Medea: http://homepage.usask.ca/~jrp638/CourseNotes/MedBckgnd.html

A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities (published in 1875, but still useful):

http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/secondary/SMIGRA/home.html

Topics in ancient history: http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook.asp

Online translations of Greek/Latin texts: http://classics.mit.edu/Browse/index.html

http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/collection?collection=Perseus:collection:Greco-Roman

Women and Gender in the Ancient World: http://www.stoa.org/diotima/anthology/