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Title Naked truths : women, sexuality, and gender in classical art and archaeology / edited by Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow, Claire L. Lyons.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  704.9424 N163N    Check Shelf
Edition Paperback edition.
Description xv, 315 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-305) and index.
Contents Naked truths about classical art : an introduction / Claire L. Lyons, Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow -- "Ways of seeing" women in antiquity : an introduction to feminism in classical archaeology and ancient art history / Shelby Brown -- Female beauty and male violence in early Italian society / John Robb -- Divesting the female breast of clothes in classical sculpture / Beth Cohen -- When painters execute a murderess : the representation of clytemnestra on attic vases / Francine Viret Bernal -- Sappho in attic vase painting / Jane McIntosh Snyder
Gender and sexuality in the parthenon frieze / John G. Younger -- Naked and limbless : learning about the feminine body in ancient Athens / Joan Reilly -- Nursing mothers in classical art / Larissa Bonfante -- Making a world of difference : gender, asymetry, and the Greek nude / Nanette Salomon -- The only happy couple : hermaphrodites and gender / Aileen Ajootian -- Violent stages in two Pompeian houses : imperial taste, aristocratic response, and messages of male control / Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow -- Epilogue : gender and desire / Natalie Boymel Kampen.
Subject Women in art.
Sex in art.
Gender identity in art.
Art, Classical.
Added Author Koloski-Ostrow, Ann Olga.
Lyons, Claire L., 1955-
ISBN 0415217520 paperback
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