Sexual Assault Of Women In Ancient Rome

There are many shocking examples of sexual assaults on women recorded throughout Roman history. The number of cases highlights the extreme inequality prevalent in Roman society.

Jun 18, 2020By Laura Hayward, MA Classics, PGCE Classics, BA Latin with Greek
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By Laura HaywardMA Classics, PGCE Classics, BA Latin with GreekLaura Hayward is a contributing writer and researcher from London, UK. She is a specialist in the field of Classics, in which she has either studied or worked for over twenty years. She holds a B.A. and M.A. in Classics from University College London. She has also worked as a teacher of Classics in a leading independent school in London. Her particular areas of interest are Latin language and literature as well as Roman art and epigraphy.