Emperors of Rome
Emperors of Rome
La Trobe University
“Great empires are not maintained by timidity.” - Tacitus. A podcast series looking at the rulers of the ancient Roman empire, by Dr Rhiannon Evans and Matt Smith.
Episode CXX - Adultery
31 minutes Posted Jun 12, 2019 at 12:04 am.
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    By modern standards the Romans had some fairly unusual ideas, which could be putting it mildly when it comes to the subject of adultery. For the most part the Romans were lack lax in repercussions, unless of course you were embarrassing a man of high status.
    Dr Rhiannon Evans (Senior Lecturer, Classics and Ancient History, La Trobe University)