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Author: Froma Zeitlin

Title: Configurations of Rape in Greek Myth

Subtitle: -

In: Rape: An Historical and Social Enquiry

Edited by: Sylvana Tomaselli and Roy Porter

Place: Oxford

Publisher: Blackwell

Year: 1986

Pages: 122-151 and 261-264

ISBN-10: 0631137483 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-10: 0631169067 (pbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Ancient History: Ancient Greece | Offenders: Non-Human Offenders / Gods; Representations: Art / Ancient Greek Art; Representations: Literary Texts / Aeschylus; Victims: Non-Human Victims / Gods


Link: (Free Access)


Author: Froma Zeitlin, Department of Classics, Princeton


  Iconography (p. 127)
    Amourous pursuits (p. 128)
    Centaurs and Amazons (p. 131)
  Tragedy (p. 137)
    The Danaids (p. 137)
  Eros (p. 143)
  Conclusions (p. 150)
  Acknowledgement (p. 151)

Wikipedia: Ancient history: Ancient Greece | Art: Ancient Greek art | Literature: Ancient Greek literature | Ancient Greek dramatists and playwrights: Aeschylus | Mythology: Greek mythology