Tatiana Ivleva and Rob Collins Un-Roman Sex explores how gender and sex were perceived and represented outside the Mediterranean core of the Roman Empire, focusing on gender constructs and sexual behaviours in the provinces and frontier regions. Drawing on literary, epigraphic, and archaeological evidence, the contributors present new and emerging ideas on […]
Tag: ancient sexuality
Ancient Romans’ transgressive gender performances were reserved only for fiction and fantasy, spirituality and the state.
In the cradle of human civilisation, individuals were living lives outside of the gender binary.
How does Egyptology figure into our contemporary debates about gender identity?
With the new religion came new attitudes to sexual behaviour and morality