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Lecture :: Homosexuality and Heroism :: By Prof Roy Sargeant

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Homosexuality and Heroism

Some comments on The Last of the Wine, a novel of Ancient Greece by Mary Renault, and a personal memoir of the novelist.

This was delivered as the key-note lecture, in an abbreviated form, by Professor Roy Sargeant, as the Aiden Rogers Memorial Lecture at the Symposium, International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, at Trinity College, Dublin on Sunday 10 May 2008. 

In its abbreviated form it was delivered by Professor Sargeant at the University of Johannesburg, Con Cowan Theatre, on Monday 07 May 2012 during the run of Juliet Jenkin’s play Mary and the Conqueror.

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