Ten films I recommend

1. Hamlet (1948)  2. Sleeping Beauty (1959) 3. Andrei Rublev (1966)  4. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) 5. Planet of the Apes (1968) 6. Death in Venice (1971) 7. Iphigenia (1977) 8. Sense and Sensibility (1995)  9. Artificial Intelligence (2001) 10. Pride and Prejudice (2005)

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Gitone’s magic

My response to Greg Johnson and James O’Meara about the latter’s new book defending homosexuality is available in the addenda to this blog. My article “On classic pederasty” takes issue with them. The Greco-Roman “lover-beloved” institution was not “gay” in the modern sense of the word. An expanded version of “On classic pederasty” was chosen for my collection…

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