ROMAN ARISTOCRATIC WOMEN: 
THE JULIO-CLAUDIANS AND THEIR ACCOMPLISHMENTS
 
 
 
 
Setting for the Julio-Claudian Women
Livia
Octavia
Julia
 
 

Questions to think about after reading about these "superwomen":

 
 
 
Works Cited in this Presentation:

Balsdon, J.P.V.D. Roman Women: Their History and Habits. New York:
    Simon Day, 1963.

Corbier, Mireille. "Male Power and Legitimacy through Women: The
    domus  Augusta under the Julio-Claudians." Women in Antiquity: New
    Assessments. Eds. Richard Hawley & Barbara Levick. London: Routledge,
    1995.

OCD: Oxford Classical Dictionary. Eds. Simon Hornblower & Antony
    Spawforth. 3rd ed. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.