Gender identities Sexual identities Sexual diversities. Vase paintings and references to the eromenos's thighs in poetry  indicate that when the pederastic couple engaged in sex acts, the preferred form was intercrural. Phaedrus in Plato's Symposium remarks:. Categories : Pederasty in ancient Greece Philosophy of love Sexuality and society. Social attitudes Prejudice Violence. It would not be until and K.
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Dover, however, believed that these myths are only literary versions expressing or explaining the "overt" homosexuality of Greek archaic culture, the distinctiveness of which he contrasted to attitudes in other ancient societies such as Egypt and Israel.
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Cretan pederasty as a social institution seems to have been grounded in an initiation which involved abduction. Although the speaker is identified here conventionally as Theognis, certain portions of the work attributed to him may not be by the Megaran poet. And we all accuse the Cretans of concocting the story about Ganymede. In this way, at every fitting time and in every place, the boy who went wrong had someone to admonish and chastise him.