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Rome Season TwoTrial and Triumph$
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Monica Cyrino

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781474400275

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400275.001.0001

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Revenge and Rivalry in Rome

Revenge and Rivalry in Rome

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(p.105) 8 Revenge and Rivalry in Rome
Source:
Rome Season Two
Author(s):

Stacie Raucci

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400275.003.0009

The chapter, “Revenge and Rivalry in Rome,” by Stacie Raucci, looks at the gendered dynamics of vengeance as a dominant theme in the second season of the series Rome. This chapter explores how revenge is developed as a specific theme through the delineation of the sex, gender, and power hierarchies of several pairs of rivals. This chapter utilizes the tools of feminist film theory to evaluate Rome’s depiction of both female and male vengeance within the context of recent cinema.

Keywords:   Rome, revenge, rivalry, gender, feminist film theory

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