"Platon talar om fyra slags sätt att smickra, men Cleopatra kunde fler”: Marcus Antonius uppgång, nedgång och fall i tv-serien Rome

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Abstract

Study of the representation of Mark Antony in the HBO televison series Rome. Here, Mark Antony is represented in all his traditional guises as a soldier, a politician, a womanizer, a drunkard and finally as he develops into a transsexual appearance in his subjugated relationship to Queen Cleopatra of Egypt.

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Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Arts

Keywords

  • Mark Antony, Rome, Plutarch, masculinity, transsexuality
Original languageSwedish
Title of host publicationSvärd, sandaler och skandaler. Antiken på film och i tv
EditorsUlf Zander, Isak Hammar
PublisherStudentlitteratur AB
Pages68-93
ISBN (Print)9789144102535
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes