By Virginie Girod
Agrippine l. a. Jeune appartient à l. a. lignée des femmes dangereuses, des empoisonneuses, des séductrices, entre Médée et girl Macbeth. Son plus grand crime ? Avoir porté un monstre à los angeles tête de Rome ! vehicle Agrippine l. a. Jeune est los angeles mère de Néron, le tyran qu’on accusa de tous les vices, le foremost persécuteur des chrétiens. Pour déposer l. a. couronne de lauriers sur l. a. tête de son fils et gouverner Rome à ses côtés, Agrippine souilla ses mains du sang d’innocents, s’offrit à des hommes de toutes stipulations pour mieux les manipuler. Hélas, Néron, une fois son pouvoir bien établi, assassina sa démiurge de mère. Mais l’historiographie est trompeuse. Derrière los angeles criminelle sensuelle, derrière l. a. mère indigne, se cache une femme résiliente et intelligente, une femme politique redoutable, déterminée et machiavélique. Le destin d’Agrippine est incroyable. D’illustre naissance, descendante à l. a. fois d’Auguste, de Marc Antoine et de Jules César, elle révolutionna l. a. fonction d’impératrice et prit half au gouvernement de Rome envers et contre tous en dépit de sa de femme. Et si c’était là sa plus grande transgression ?
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God — doesn't — believe — in — the — easy — way. . " Rufus, of course, is baffled by this. Nor does he comprehend why he should not be permitted to go to school the day after his father's death, why he should not be allowed to go into the streets to tell the passersby that his father is dead. He is puzzled when the priest, come to conduct the funeral service, scolds him and his sister for staring at him. But he feels the presence of death when he rubs his finger around the inside of his father's ashtray and tastes the blackness.
He endures the teasing of his schoolmates who play upon his innocence and trust and who laugh at him after he sings for them as they have asked him to and who tell him that he must be a nigger because he 39 E R L I N G LARSEN has a nigger's name. " And the last part of this sub-narrative is the story of how Rufus goes, again with many members of the family, on a summer trip by train into the Great Smokies. " This precipitates what comes very close to being a family quarrel. " Mary is not satisfied and continues to argue that Rufus has "plenty of common sense.
Agrippine : Sexe, crimes et pouvoir dans la Rome Impériale by Virginie Girod