33. Teaching Rape in Roman Elegy, Part I

  1. Barbara K. Gold
  1. Genevieve Liveley

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch33

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

How to Cite

Liveley, G. (2012) Teaching Rape in Roman Elegy, Part I, in A Companion to Roman Love Elegy (ed B. K. Gold), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch33

Editor Information

  1. Hamilton College, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444330373

Online ISBN: 9781118241165

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Keywords:

  • teaching rape, in Roman elegy;
  • Susan Griffin, and rape, an “all-American” crime;
  • Ovid's Metamorphoses;
  • reality of rape, the twenty-first century;
  • “rape scripts” and “cultural frames”;
  • study of Roman love elegy;
  • differing attitudes to gendered sexual relations;
  • rape script;
  • rape script in Roman love elegy, to “break the silence”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Further Reading

  • Bibliography