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Unmanly Men and Manly Women What happens when gender lines are crossed in Imperial Rome?
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How do we define manly and unmanly? Before we begin discussing the Romans, here are a few aspects of gender to consider from our own culture . . . Also a reminder that the book “Egalia’s Daughters” is available for purchase at Wild Iris books (located on University, near Ayers Medical Plaza)
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Are the Wild Boyz Manly?
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Is this a girly man? Who defines what is the
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Unformatted text preview: norm for a culture? Do we make exceptions for certain subcultures within a culture? Things the Romans found unmanly Things the Romans found manly Women the Romans found manly Agrippina, the wife of Claudius From this point, the empire was changed. All obeyed a woman. But this was a woman without feminine frivolity. She was openly severe and often arrogant. Agrippina's dominance was almost masculine. Tacitus...
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This note was uploaded on 08/23/2011 for the course CLA 3504 taught by Professor Kapparis during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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