Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 18746
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): O'Connor , Eugene M.
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  • Title: More on the "Priapeum" of Jacobus Cremonensis [This fifteenth century Latin poem describes an erotic encounter between the Classical fertility god Priapus and the nymph Dione. The author corrects and expands the commentary written on the poem by a previous editor, Ian Thompson. In his commentary, Thompson failed to recognize that many of the Latin terms in the poem are not euphemisms but sexually explicit terms. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Traditio 45, ( 1990): Pages 389 - 391.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Classical Influences Editing Texts Eroticism Humor, Bawdy Latin Language Latin Literature Literature- Verse Obscenity Semen Sexuality
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 15
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  • Year of Publication: 1990.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03621529