Cribiore (Writing, Teachers, and Students in Graeco-Roman
Egypt [Atlanta: Scholars Press, 19961; Gymnastics of the Mind: Greek Education in Hellenistic and Roman Egypt [Princeton: Princeton Univ.
Contributors present interconnected studies of some of the most important moments and figures in the history of the comic genre and its reception from Graeco-Roman
times to the present.
Guy MacLean Rogers, classicist and historian of Greek and Roman history, is the author of Alexander: The Ambiguity of Greatness (Random House, 2004) and The Mysteries of Artemis of Ephesos: Cult, Polis and Change in the Graeco-Roman
World (Yale, 2013).
The Mysteries of Artemis of Ephesos: Cult, Polis, and Change in the Graeco-Roman
World, by Guy Maclean Rogers.
The bronze medals were won in weightlifting by Nadia Hosni (58 Kg) in Snatch (84 Kg) and Clean and Jerk (100 Kg), in fencing by Azza Besbes in sword and in Graeco-Roman
wrestling by Haykel Achouri (84 kg).
For many of the themes covered, essays are arranged in pairs with one essay covering Pharaonic practice and a second essay covering the Graeco-Roman
However, the Greek belles-lettres also developed a hostile tradition, even if it was never as prominent in the Graeco-Roman
literature as the idealising tradition.
Even if its origins cannot be traced to Greek civilisation, Europe was still 'forcefully and lastingly influenced by Graeco-Roman
The chapter ends with the Vivarium, a monastery founded in 538 by Cassiodorus, who "foresaw that with the collapse of political institutions monasteries would play an important part in preserving the Graeco-Roman
One of the essayists, the late John Boswell, pointed out that homosexuality was accepted in the Graeco-Roman
The concept that tumour formation was part of the inflammatory process involving a 'flux of humours' and resulting in the formation of localised growths or swellings in regions of the body, was postulated by Hippocrates in approximately the 5th century BC, and changed little during the next millennium up to the end of Graeco-Roman
It also has monuments that can be dated to the Graeco-Roman
and Ptolemaic eras.