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Professor Rebecca Langlands

Publications

Books

with Fisher K, Sex, Knowledge, and Receptions of the Past, Oxford, Oxford University press, 2015.

Sexual morality in ancient Rome, Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Articles

with Funke J, Fisher K, Grove J, Illustrating Phallic Worship: Uses of Material Objects in Antiquarianism and Sexual Science, Word and Image, Taylor & Francis (Routledge): SSH Titles, 2017

From Shame to Sin: The Christian Transformation of Sexual Morality in Late Antiquity, AMERICAN HISTORICAL REVIEW, vol. 120, no. 1, 2015, 172-174

Pliny's Role Models of Both Sexes: Gender and Exemplarity in the Letters, Eugesta, vol. 4, Université Charles-de-Gaulle – Lille 3, 2014, 1-24

Roman exempla and situation ethics: Valerius Maximus and Cicero de Officiis, Journal of Roman Studies, vol. 101, Cambridge University Press, 2011, 1-23

Latin Literature, GREECE & ROME, vol. 58, no. 2, 2011, 246-255

with Heath M, Constantakopoulou C, Liddel P, Levick B, Spivey N, Izzet V, Shorrock R, Subject reviews., Greece and Rome, vol. 58, no. 2, 2011, 240-283

'Reading for the moral' in Valerius Maximus: the case of severitas, Cambridge Classical Journal, Cambridge Philological Society, Cambridge, ROYAUME-UNI, 2008, 160-187

Can you tell what it is yet? Descriptions of sex change in ancient literature, Ramus, vol. 31, no. 1-2, 2002, 91-110

Chapters

with Grove JE, Fisher K, Sex and History: talking sex with objects from the past, in Allen L, Rasmussen M (eds) Handbook of Sexuality Education, London: Palgrave, 2016

Roman exemplarity: Mediating between general and particular, in Exemplarity and Singularity: Thinking through Particulars in Philosophy, Literature, and Law, , 2015, 68-80

with Funke J, Uses of Rome in English Sexology, in Ingleheart J (eds) Romosexuality: The Reception of Rome and the Construction of Western Homosexual Identities, Oxford University Press, 2015

with Fisher K, Bestiality in the Bay of Naples, in Fisher KATE, Langlands R (eds) Sex, Knowledge, and Receptions of the Past, Oxford: OUP, 2015

Exemplary Influences and Augustus' Pernicious Moral Legacy, in Power T, Gibson R (eds) Suetonius the Biographer Studies in Roman Lives, Oxford University Press, USA, 2014, 111-129

with Fisher K, The Censorship Myth and the Secret Museum, in Hales S, Paul J (eds) Pompeii in the Public Imagination from its Rediscovery to Today, OUP, 2011, 301-315

with Fisher K, The Censorship Myth and the Secret Museum, in Hales S (eds) Pompeii in the Popular Imagination from its Rediscovery to Today, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010

with Fisher K, This Way to the Red Light District: The Internet Generation Visits the Brothel in Pompeii, in Shahabudin K, Lowe D (eds) Classics For All: Reworking Antiquity in Mass Culture, Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2009

A woman's influence on a Roman text: Marcia and Seneca, in McHardy F, Marshall E (eds) Womens Influence on Classical Civilization, Routledge, 2004, 115-126

Reviews

Latin literature, Greece and Rome, vol. 61, no. 1, 2014, 118-122

Roman exempla and situation ethics: Valerius Maximus and Cicero de Officiis, Journal of Roman Studies, vol. 101, 2011, 100-122

Latin Literature, Greece and Rome, vol. 58, no. 1, CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, 2011, 112-119

Others

with Langlands, fisher, Historical erotica in Wellcome's collection, Wellcome History Magazine, vol. 41, 2009

Short surveys

Old for new, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, no. 5531, 2009