Publisher description for Feminist theory and the classics / edited by Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz and Amy Richlin.

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Provides the first broad introduction to feminist work in classical studies. Including lesbian theory, black feminist theory, American and French feminist theory, classics will never be the same again.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Classical literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Feminism and literature -- Greece.
Feminism and literature -- Rome.
Women and literature -- Greece.
Women and literature -- Rome.
Sex role in literature.