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Art in the Roman Empire - The Art of Desire: Gender and Sexuality in the Roman Empire

Date:

02/07/2017


 Art in the Roman Empire - The Art of Desire: Gender and Sexuality in the Roman Empire

Art in the Roman Empire

A series of Lectures with Sinclair Bell, Associate Professor of Art History at Northern Illinois University

 

February 7th at 6pm

The Art of Desire: Gender and Sexuality in the Roman Empire

Italian Cultural Institute

500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450

 

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Registration at https://art-of-desire.eventbrite.com 

 

First Lecture

Did the Romans have a concept of hetero- or homosexuality? Did they understand erotic images as “pornography”? Exploring gender norms and sexual identity in imperial Rome through visual and archaeological evidence and literary sources.

Free and open to the public.

Information

Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Time: From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm

Entrance : Free


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