- Title Pages
- Series Editors’ Preface
- Editor’s Acknowledgments
- Introduction: Searching for Gold in an Age of Iron
1Re-(en)gendering Heroism: Reflective Nostalgia for Peplum’s Golden Age of Heroes in Hercules: The Legendary Journeys 2.14 (1996)
2Kissed by the Muse of Roller-Disco: Utopia versus the Golden Ages of America, Hollywood, and Classical Myth in Xanadu (1980)
3Gilding American History through Song Culture in O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
4A Leonidas for the Golden Age of Superhero Films: The Thermopylae Tradition in 300 (2006)
5The Dueling Greek Golden Ages of 300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
6Confronting the Ancient Greek Golden Age in Jules Dassin’s Phaedra (1962)
7Pericles, Cincinnatus, and Zombies: Classicizing Nostalgia in The Walking Dead (2010–)
8“All That Glitters …”: Problematizing Golden-Age Narratives in Vergil’s Aeneid and the Western Film Genre
9The Golden Age and Imperial Dominance in the Aeneid and Serenity (2005)
10Turning Gold into Lead: Sexual Pathology and the De-mythologizing of Augustus in HBO’s Rome (2005–2007)
11The Dux Femina Ends Westeros’ Golden Age: Cersei Lannister as Agrippina the Younger in HBO’s Game of Thrones (2011–)
12The Golden Aspects of Roman Imperialism in Film, 1914–2015
13Broken Eagles: The Iron Age of Imperial Roman Warfare in Post-9/11 Film
14Dreaming of Rome with Ridley Scott’s Gladiator (2000)
- Screening the Golden Ages of the Classical Tradition
- Monica S. Cyrino, Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones
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