Book Search:  

 

 
Google full text of our books:

bookjacket

Making Men:
Sophists and Self-Presentation in Ancient Rome
Maud W. Gleason

Book Description | Reviews

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface
Introduction
List of Abbreviations
Ch. 1Favorinus and His Statue3
Ch. 2Portrait of Polemo: The Deportment of the Public Self21
Ch. 3Deportment as Language Physiognomy and the Semiotics of Gender55
Ch. 4Aerating the Flesh: Voice Training and the Calisthenics of Gender82
Ch. 5Voice and Virility in Rhetorical Writers103
Ch. 6Manhood Achieved through Speech: A Eunuch-Philosopher's Self-Fashioning131
Conclusion159
A Note on Finding Sources in Translation169
Select Bibliography171
Index Locorum175
General Index187

Return to Book Description

File created: 11/11/2014

Questions and comments to: webmaster@press.princeton.edu
Princeton University Press

New Book E-mails
New In Print
PUP Blog
Videos/Audios
Princeton APPS
Sample Chapters
Subjects
Series
Catalogs
Princeton Legacy Library
Textbooks
Media/Reviewers
Class Use
Rights/Permissions
Ordering
Recent Awards
Princeton Shorts
Freshman Reading
PUP Europe
About Us
Contact Us
Links
F.A.Q.
PUP Home


Bookmark and Share