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Female Patronage Of Public Space In Roman Cities, Joy H. Kim Apr 2017

Female Patronage Of Public Space In Roman Cities, Joy H. Kim

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Public spaces and buildings in Roman Cities served many functions including, but not limited to, religious gatherings, economic activity, political propaganda, and entertainment. Such vital infrastructure could not exist without the financial generosity of wealthy elites. Though most of these elite were men, some women used their wealth and status, both derived from their families, to shape public space. This study looks at female patronage of public space among women of imperial, senatorial, and equestrian standing, as well as women in both the Greek East and Latin West. It also aims to discern the level of political influence these benefactresses ...


The Longest Walk: Rape, Drugs, And Racial Aggression At Trinity College, Chiarra Davis Apr 2017

The Longest Walk: Rape, Drugs, And Racial Aggression At Trinity College, Chiarra Davis

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