Subjects: Music — Theatre.
Spectators' appreciation for performances has often been demonstrated through the clapping of hands. Applause is part of a larger set of social behaviours intimately related to the...
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in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics
ublished online March 2016
Subjects: Ancient Roman History.
Marcus Servilius Nonianus (born c. 2 bce, son of the consul of 3 ce, consul 35, proconsul of Africa c.47, died 59), famous for his *recitationes, the applause on one occasion attracting *Claudius,...
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in Women of Ancient Greece
ublished online March 2012
Subjects: Classical History.
‘Marriage is to the girl what war is to the boy’. People are still musing over this statement by Jean-Pierre Vernant. Of course, for each sex, war and marriage represent ‘the fulfilment of...
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