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Adultery, Roman style

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Was adultery ‘bad behaviour’ in ancient Rome?
Come and listen to Dr Rhiannon Evans, a Senior Lecturer in Ancient Mediterranean Studies at La Trobe University, discuss adultery in ancient Rome, how it related to divorce and who could get away with it. We may have the impression that the Romans were never happy unless at a wild orgy, but how true was this? For some Romans, adultery was a crime, for others, accepted practice.
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Why? Learn what those Romans really got up to
Phone: 9658 9500
Where: City Library 253 Flinders Lane Melbourne, VIC 3000
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