Introduction ; 1. Reading and Writing Gender on the Augustan Palatine ; 2. Other Men's Wives: Domesticity and Display in Vitruvius' 'De Architectura' ; 3. Women, History, and the Law ; 4. Domestic Disturbance: Talking about the Triumvirs in the Early Empire ; 5. Natural Urges: Marriage, Philosophy, and the Work of the House ; Epilogue: Burning Down the House: Nero and the End of Julio-Claudian Rule
Kristina Milnor is Assistant Professor of Classics at Barnard College, Columbia University.
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