- Title Pages
- Series Editors’ Preface
- Editor’s Acknowledgments
- Rome, Season Two Episode Listing
- Rome, Season Two Cast List
1A Touch Too Cerebral
2Discharging Pullo and Vorenus
3Gangsterism in Rome
4Class, Chaos, and Control in Rome
6The Triumvirate of the Ring in Rome
7Jews and Judaism in Rome
8Revenge and Rivalry in Rome
9Effigies of Atia and Servilia
10Livia, Sadomasochism, and the Anti-Augustan Tradition in Rome
11Windows and Mirrors
12Antony and Atia
14Rome, Shakespeare, and the Dynamics of the Cleopatra Reception
15The Rattle of the Sistrum
16Gateways to Vice
Antony and the Political Sphere in Rome
- (p.169) 13 Problematic Masculinity
- Rome Season Two
- Edinburgh University Press
The chapter, “Problematic Masculinity: Antony and the Political Sphere in Rome,” by Rachael Kelly, examines the failure of the character of Antony to perform the paradigm of the political, hegemonic male in the second season of the series Rome. This chapter sets the depiction of Antony’s political failure against the series’ creative decision to subordinate his doomed love affair with Cleopatra to the wider story of the end of the Roman Republic.
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