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May 26, 2022

What did sexual and romantic relationships look like in ancient Greece and Rome? What was normalized? What was taboo? 

Dr Miriam Kamil, recent alumna from Harvard's Classics Department joins us to talk about queer representations in ancient texts, as well as the historical erasure of queerness in academic literature. #theyWereRoommates

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