The Seduction of the Mediterranean: Writing, Art and Homosexual Fantasy

The Seduction of the Mediterranean: Writing, Art and Homosexual Fantasy

Robert Aldrich / Feb 19, 2020

The Seduction of the Mediterranean Writing Art and Homosexual Fantasy Through an explanation of forty figures in European culture DEGREESThe Seduction of the Mediterranean argues that the Mediterranean classical and contemporary was the central theme in homoerotic wr

  • Title: The Seduction of the Mediterranean: Writing, Art and Homosexual Fantasy
  • Author: Robert Aldrich
  • ISBN: 9780415093125
  • Page: 288
  • Format: Paperback
  • Through an explanation of forty figures in European culture, DEGREESThe Seduction of the Mediterranean argues that the Mediterranean, classical and contemporary, was the central theme in homoerotic writing and art from the 1750s to the 1950s Episodes of exile, murder, drug taking, wild homosexual orgies and court cases are woven into an original study of a significant theThrough an explanation of forty figures in European culture, DEGREESThe Seduction of the Mediterranean argues that the Mediterranean, classical and contemporary, was the central theme in homoerotic writing and art from the 1750s to the 1950s Episodes of exile, murder, drug taking, wild homosexual orgies and court cases are woven into an original study of a significant theme in European culture The myth of a homoerotic Mediterranean made a major contribution to general attitudes towards Antiquity, the Renaissance and modern Italy and Greece.

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    1. This is a subject dealing specifically with prominent homosexual men who were significantly influenced by and drawn to the Mediterranean region (mostly Italy, but Greece too through its historical and cultural inseparability from it). As such it makes for a very interesting perspective. Aldrich has been able to cue in on a notable trend, and make sense of most of its intricacies.A lot of fascinating men have been dealt with in the book. I was especially glad to see the name Dominique Fernandez a [...]


    2. Aldrich explores the connections in the "homosexual" European male imagination of c.1750 - c.1950 between the "Mediterranean" (i.e Greece and Italy) and male same-sex sexual activity. He deals with both using the Classical (particularly Greek) past as a guide/justification and travel to contemporary Italy (and to a much lesser extent, Greece). Interesting.


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