The Elusive Embrace: Desire and the Riddle of Identity

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Blending elements of personal history and social commentary, a classical scholar and critic explores the meaning of passion and the mysteries of sexual identity and homosexuality, as he ranges from the ancient works of Sappho, Ovid, and Catullus to the cultural icons and institutions of the modern day. Reprint. 17,500 first printing.