Search for dissertations about: "hetaira"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word hetaira.

  1. 1. Take a Walk on the Wild Side : The Behaviour, Attitude and Identity of Women Approached by Satyrs on Attic Red-Figure Vases from 530 to 400 BC

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Anna Lindblom; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Attic vase-painting; red-figure; women; satyrs; Dionysian women; Dionysian attributes; nakedness; hetaira; maenads; nymphs; movement; women in rest; women reclining; body care; sex; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; classical; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi; klassisk; Classical Archaeology and Ancient History; antikens kultur och samhällsliv;

    Abstract : This study examines the behaviour, attitude and identity of women approached by satyrs on Attic red-figure vases from 530 to 400 BC and in particular how modern conceptions have influenced earlier interpretations of these women. In order to illustrate the diversity of the interactions between women and satyrs, five motifs have been chosen for study – Movement, Rest, Reclining, Body care and Sex. READ MORE