The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast

Artificial Scarcity of Representation: Asexual Artemis/Lesbian Diana - The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast Episode 172

October 20, 2020

Artificial Scarcity of Representation: Asexual Artemis/Lesbian Diana

The Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast - Episode 172 with Heather Rose Jones

An exploration of the mythic figures of Artemis and Diana

In this episode we talk about:

  • Their complex and contradictory mythology and religious traditions
  • How Artemis/Diana was represented in later literature and art
  • Diana & Callisto: the lesbian tradition
  • Diana vs. Venus: the asexual tradition
  • Why we need to stop fighting over them

A transcript of this podcast is available here.

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