Orgia

Mili, M. (2012) Orgia. In: Bagnall, R. S. (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 9781444338386 (doi:10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah17311)

Mili, M. (2012) Orgia. In: Bagnall, R. S. (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 9781444338386 (doi:10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah17311)

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Abstract

The word, of which the modern equivalent (“orgies”) carries strong associations of revelry and sexual debauchery, seems in ancient times to have had a more sober meaning.

Item Type:Book Sections (Encyclopaedia entry)
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Mili, Dr Maria
Authors: Mili, M.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Classics
Publisher:Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN:9781444338386
Published Online:26 October 2012

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