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The lives of the Greek poets
Renowned scholar Mary R. Lefkowitz has extensively revised and rewritten her 1981 classic to introduce a new generation of students to the lives of the Greek poets. Thoroughly updated with referencesExpand
Not out of Africa : how Afrocentrism became an excuse to teach myth as history
* Introduction * Myths of African Origins * Ancient Myths of Cultural Dependency * The Myth of the Egyptian Mystery System * The Myth of the Stolen Legacy * Conclusion * Epilogue
First-Person Fictions: Pindar's Poetic "I"
The first person in Pindar the influential fictions in the Scholia to Pindar's "Pythian" 8 Pindar's lives the poet as hero autobiographical fiction in Pindar the Pindar Scholia the poet as athleteExpand
History Lesson: A Race Odyssey
In the early 1990s, Classics professor Mary Lefkowitz discovered that one of her faculty colleagues at Wellesley College was teaching that Greek culture had been stolen from Africa and that Jews wereExpand
Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation
This highly acclaimed collection provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women of all social classes-from wet nurses, prostitutes, andExpand