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aspects of the locrese

culture and the extraordinary role that women had in the colony: the

matriarchy, the cult of Aphrodite and Hera,the sacred prostitution, the use of offering to the goddess the Pinakes, the votive tablets in use in Locri in the V century B.C.

Bibliography M. Gigante, “Profilo di una storia letteraria della Magna Grecia�, in Magna Grecia. Vita religiosa e cultura letteraria filosofica e scientifica, Milano, 1988, pp. 259-284.

MONUMENTS Site: Scolacium Sub Site: Teatre and Forum Location: Borgia, Calabria, Italy Period: Roman

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Final study of CulMe-WeOnCT project  
Final study of CulMe-WeOnCT project  
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