• Corpus ID: 28768526

Women with Swords Female Gladiators in the Roman World

@inproceedings{Brunet2014WomenWS,
  title={Women with Swords Female Gladiators in the Roman World},
  author={Stephen Brunet},
  year={2014}
}
1 Citations

Figures from this paper

ARMORUM STUDIUM: GLADIATORIAL TRAINING AND THE GLADIATORIAL LUDUS
  • M. Carter
  • History
    Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies
  • 2018
In his Apologia (98.7), written about ad 158, Apuleius laments the fact that his former ward, the noble young Sicinius Pudens, has been allowed to abandon his studies and is instead spending his time

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 28 REFERENCES
New evidence of female gladiators: the bronze statuette at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe of Hamburg
The study of female gladiatorial combat encounters the obstacle of the dearth of sources that give testimony of it. Ten literary fragments and one epigraphic inscription is all the written evidence
Martyrology and the Prurient Gaze
This paper uses a range of early (100-400 C.E .) martyrological narratives, in association with novels and apocalyptic discourses of the same era, to show the appeal of such narratives to early
Female Gladiators in Imperial Rome: Literary Context and Historical Fact
Female gladiators were a definite presence in Rome whose participation paralleled that of men, though the scale of this presence in frequency and number is unknown. Senatus consultum decrees from
Stand der anthropologischen Forschungen zum Gladiatorenfriedhof in Ephesos
Die vorliegende Arbeit soll den aktuellen Stand der anthropologischen Forschungen an den Knochen und Knochenfragmenten aus dem Bereich des Gladiatorenfriedhofs in Ephesos zeigen. Dieser wurde
M. Valerii Martialis Liber Spectaculorum
GENERAL INTRODUCTION SIGLA TEXT, TRANSLATION, AND COMMENTARY APPENDIX: THE SOURCE OF THE NILE
Female and Dwarf Gladiators
Les historiens ont longtemps admis que les empereurs romains faisaient combattre des femmes gladiateurs contre des nains pour produire une étrange parodie des combats de l’arène. Or, un nouvel examen
Dwarf Athletes in the Roman Empire
  • Ancient History Bulletin
  • 2003
“ Public Spectacles and Roman Social Relations
  • 2002
Missio at Halicarnassus
IN 1846 Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe presented the British Museum with a slab of coarse-grained marble from Halicarnassus that had in turn been presented to him by H. I. M. Abdul Medjid (fig. 1).1
...
1
2
3
...