In this podcast Dr Richard Hawley of Royal Holloway, University of London looks at women in Ancient Greek and Roman literature.
1. Oral Epics: The Iliad and the Odyssey.
2. Hesiod, Simonides and the Archaic Period.
3. The Golden Age of Athenian literature.
4. The Hellenistic Period. Women and romance.
5. The Roman Period. Women, Power & Love.