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Desiring Rome : male subjectivity and reading Ovid's Fasti / Richard J. King.

Author/Creator:
King, Richard Jackson, 1960-
Publication:
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. Fasti.
Desire in literature.
Calendar in literature.
Contents:
Desire and Ovid's Fasti
Elite males, the Roman calendar and desire of mastery
Ovid, Germanicus and homosocial desire
Fasti, fantasy and Janus: an anatomy of libidinal exchange
Monthly prefaces and the symbolic screen
Under the Imperial name: Augustus and Ovid's "January" (Fasti, book one)
Patrimony and transvestism in "February" (Fasti, book two)
Epilogue: Ovid and broken form: three views.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-313) and indexes.
ISBN:
0814210201 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814290973 (cd-rom : alk. paper)
OCLC:
62281919
Publisher Number:
9780814210208