Pederastic

  • (adj): Of homosexuality between a man and a boy.
    Synonyms: paederastic

Some articles on pederastic:

Pederasty - Post-classical and Modern Forms - Europe
... Pederastic eros in the West, while remaining mostly hidden, has nevertheless revealed itself in a variety of settings ... this secret world, since for much of the time pederastic relations, like other forms of homosexual relations, were illegal ... and art, albeit in coded fashion, can also afford a view of the pederastic interests of the author ...
Athenian Pederasty - History and Artistic Record
... In Athens, as elsewhere, pederastic relationships had their beginnings among the aristocracy, but in time the practice was picked up by others sections of the ... and Aristogiton, "access to gymnastic and sympotic culture widened, so the concomitant pederastic emotions and relationships may also have become more widely admired and imitated." A ... These vases first appear about 560, a year after the pederastic tyrant Peisistratus seized power in Athens ...
Solon and Athenian Sexuality
... Ancient authors also say that Solon regulated pederastic relationships in Athens this has been presented as an adaption of custom to the new structure of the ... cites laws excluding slaves from wrestling halls and forbidding them to enter pederastic relationships with the sons of citizens ... Solon's presumed pederastic desire was thought in antiquity to have found expression also in his poetry, which is today represented only in a few surviving ...
Pederasty - Post-classical and Modern Forms - Europe - England
... His Ionica, a work of poetry reflecting his pederastic sensibilities, was read in intellectual circles and “made a stir” at Oxford in 1859 ... Wilde wrote of pederastic and homoerotic culture—though not in the "elevated" pederastic sense that it held for Pater and Hopkins -- in a number of works ...
Pederasty - The Ancient World - The Greeks
... in Ancient Greece Plato was an early critic of sexual intercourse in pederastic relationships, proposing that men's love of boys avoid all carnal expression and instead progress ... The pederastic relationship had to be approved by the boy's father ... Pederastic art shows seduction scenes as well as sexual relations ...