Lucy Grig's Popular Culture in the Ancient World PDF

By Lucy Grig

pop culture within the historic global is the 1st publication to supply an interdisciplinary learn of the topic. often overlooked by means of classical students, pop culture presents a brand new window during which we will be able to view the traditional global. a world crew of students tackles a desirable variety of matters and items - from cube oracles to dressing up, from toys to theological hypothesis. diversified comparative and theoretical ways are used along many alternative historical resources to supply a wide-ranging and rigorous method of historic pop culture. After a significant creation, the publication strikes from classical Greece in the course of the Roman Empire to finish within the past due old global. It enriches our knowing of the traditional global in addition to our notion of the legacy of the traditional international in our own.

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