Cicero’s Afterlife in Fan Fiction

Yes. This happened. Professional classicists spent the better part of an hour discussing the ins and outs of Cicero slash.

Melanie Racette-Campbell lectured about the purpose and content of numerous Cicero fanfics at the Celtic Conference in Classics last week, and she definitely talked about a Cicero/Antony story that featured the erotic revisioning of a famed Ciceronian line: “his arms yielded to the toga.”

I have an odd job.