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Calp. Sic.Ecl.1.33–88861.42881.77–88854.6–7884.97–98854.102–104844.109–110854.112–116844.117–12191765, 1087.4074Carm. Einsidl.1.34831.40–41113Cass. Dio1.1.218036.40.5220n9842.1.524642.19.318642.19.418643.41.318443.46.622244.3.1–8.118550.4.122150.33.219052.30.121352.33.8–923552.34.223052.35.1–418753.11.324653.19.1–618054.3.118755.10a.1020655.12.517855.19.318755.21.224655.24.122457.1.1–620157.19.720557.21.5–726058.23.3–421159.3.119959.4.419259.5.1–225059.10.1–822659.13.63559.19.2–33559.22.522759.26.519759.26.825059.29.119761(60).34.620661.1.222861.2.321161.3.1240–24161.3.418961.5.1184, 250–25161.5.621761.6.521161.7.4193n18, 362–36361.7.621261.8.320861.9.2196–19762(61).11.222862(61).11.422162(61).13.319362(61).14.1–420762(61).15.4214n8662(61).16.121262(61).17.518962(61).19.323162(61).19.424562(61).20.1–223362(61).20.2–324762(61).20.220262(61).20.424762(61).20.520662.1.1–12.624362.1.1206–20762.2.220262.2.420262.6.2–326362.6.320262.6.5189, 20262.13.1–331562.14.119462.15.2–62562.15.31162.16.1–18.5223–22462.18.437162.22.424462.25.122862.26.3–421762.27.221862.27.4226–22762.28.1–313762.28.2–319562.28.219062.28.3a194n2062.29.123162.29.223162(63).1.120762(63).1.2–6.221262(63).2.120362(63).2.224262(63).6.4212–21362(63).8.1–18.123362(63).8.1–12.127662(63).9.523162(63).9.623262(63).10.223162(63).11.322662(63).12.220562(63).13.1–319562(63).13.1–219662(63).13.124262(63).14.219762(63).14.320862(63).14.423362(63).15.121962(63).16.1–221862(63).16.1193–19462(63).17.1218, 24662(63).17.222862(63).17.5213, 214–21562(63).17.621362(63).18.1217, 293, 36462(63).18.322662(63).20.1–619563.22.1220363.22.2–6213–21463.26.4197, 227, 24263.27.219763.28.4–520863.28.423463.29.223464(65).20.220665(66).9.4184, 197, 198n3866.25.1–621966.26.421167.1.1183, 20067.1.320067.1.420867.2.1–7208–21067.2.337067.2.424367.2.620167.2.724567.3.1–2222–22367.3.4222967.4.136467.4.2201n4967.4.3–419767.4.324367.4.4–52667.4.521967.4.719167.6.120467.6.323567.6.423567.6.520467.7.324067.7.436467.8.1–422567.8.1183, 239, 24067.8.2–42667.8.3–42867.8.4–9.622567.8.421567.9.1–613–14, 28, 195–19667.10.324867.11.2–322967.11.222667.12.5221, 24667.13.224367.13.322767.13.419167.14.425167.15.224667.15.622768.1.123868.6.220468.13.523868.31.220669.11.2215–21672(71).33.4221672(71).35.420672(71).36.4205, 25673(72).1.119973(72).4.218173(72).5.321573(72).7.1–219273(72).7.322673(72).7.422873(72).11.219873(72).14.425273(72).15.1–618473(72).15.4–519773(72).18.418173(72).21.1–224773(72).23.1–5172n774(73).14.2a23776(75).6.218376(75).7.318276(75).7.4–8.425777(76).4.524677(76).8.2–724677(76).9.426278(77).5.119178(77).6.122678(77).8.33578(77).15.419779(78).2.118279(78).9.2–326179(78).10.1–225779(78).23.326380(79).1.126180(79).5.525380(79).14.325380(79).16.7253Cic.Inv. rhet.1.343682.32369Part. or.7037271372Dio Chrys.Or.21.6190n821.1042n5221.11254n22Frontin.Str.2.3.2362n182.11.762n18Gell.NApraef. 1351praef. 2–3346praef. 8342praef. 12–16349Juv.4.72–75264.107214.130–143214.136–137218.183–210758.211–23075Lact.De mort. pers.3.366n39Laus Pisonis22–2556n4Luc.prooem. 44–4589prooem. 45–5986Mart.4.285, 864.8.7–11184.30847.5.6908.2638.8628.1162, 638.21628.39198.49(50)18, 19, 208.56.2988.6562, 638.80.7–81529.3869.4.3–4869.31.5849.911810.724012.15.5–669Spect.2.3692.468Octavia625–62668912–91388Plin.HNpraef. 6349praef. 12351praef. 16351praef. 2034618.274347Plin.Pan.11.436412.15513.15513.2–35515.55516.1–336416.15517.436418.15549–516949.613, 22, 2781.3121Ps.-LucianNero6230n13210293n46Quint.Inst.2.4.203723.7.10–113683.7.153714.2.213704.2.313704.2.52370–3714.2.76–77368–3694.2.77321–3224.2.833716.3.3737210.1.3148Rhet. Her.3.4.73733.6.10275, 372Sen.Apocol.4.183, 85, 86, 89Clem.1.1.1711.1.6231n1361.5.5329Ep.19.10–1124114.1122Stat.Silv.1.1861.612, 17–20, 271.6.65–84904.1864.213, 17–20, 274.2.14–1790Suet.Aug.9271Calig.1–49309835216.432617.13261932619.33472230322.1310–3122728350.2–3287Claud.2.135415.3347Dom.1–233101–3.1312–3131.2–32811.3280, 281, 3072.1291–292, 3012.2281, 2842.33343.13023.2310–312, 31843254.13314.5185303, 307, 319–320, 3476281, 3076.13206.23337–93207.2274, 3329.233110–11316–31810.1292, 31310.229210.5286, 33311.12812.1291, 33212.2331, 34712.3–13276, 280, 283, 304–305, 31313.126, 290, 331, 36913.228513.3281, 28614–17.2294–29814.2274, 33214.429118.23372113, 24, 25, 305–3062233522.130523327Iul.76–79282Ner.1–57309–3101.23002.13002.3300–3013.230043015.1–23015.23016.1302, 320, 3546.43537.13359319, 3301031911–13303, 324–32517330–33118–19.227619.124419.2277, 33319.3310–31220–25273, 277, 27820–21.227920.1288, 33720.2–333720.223, 28820.3288–28921.1–233721.2–327921.3284–28522.133822.233822.3–2527722.324, 29, 28923.1279, 284, 34724.135424.2352–35325.235326.133826–3827826–2827327.12227.222, 2327.321, 2328–29314–31528.135428.1–2289–29029242, 289, 29430.12943133231.1–228431.211, 213233632.233133–38277, 315–31633.133033.3363–36434.427734.533135.130635.3137–138, 29137.130737.3277, 283, 33338.133238.237139328–32939.2–333640–49272, 279–280, 294–29842.221, 2947.12949.128049.32805127752325, 3475328654293, 3645527657.135457.2347Oth.10.1347Tib.7.233526–3732426.132661.2307Tit.12031.13226–7.13117.1312, 322–3238.430710–11333–334Vesp.1.13122.135433048.5–9.130716–1932123.4304, 369Vit.13.1–321n5113.22313.323Tac.Agr.1–3147–1484.3995.1635.3646616.3646.4998.3999.311613.1–17.260–6118.26418.69919.26422.46429.19639–4312639.162, 73, 120, 121, 36439.26139.3120, 12340.214141.412942.3–415842.399, 11843.2–414643.214043.312043.412045.261, 98, 12046.367, 157Ann.1.3.21191.4.31221.61361.9–10114, 1391.53.61411.62.2141–1421.70.31501.74.31321.76.41411.80.21542.24.4922.39.11502.39.4149–1502.42.3922.73.1672.73.41622.821222.871543.2.31223.3.1139–1403.16.11433.19.21433.28.4923.30.4923.33–341023.44.41413.64.11433.69.5994.10–11157, 1624.21924.31.240, 934.33.41634.38.21574.52.1934.70.2926.1.11236.6.11176.7.31526.9.11566.19.3906.20.11196.22.11436.25.21066.456711.11.1–27011.38.49312.37.49712.40.310612.42.39212.64.19313.1.1–213613.1.193, 15313.1.393, 15613.3–477–7813.4.26813.5.17813.6–958, 6013.8.163, 10013.8.36313.9.26313.11.27813.157613.16.1–412, 36313.17.136313.199213.20.213713.20.32713.21.37513.24.160, 12813.25.26013.25.46013.31.16613.34–4158–59, 6013.41.410013.53–5757, 6014.4.414214.5.18514.9.1127, 14314.9.2127, 14314.9.312714.10.112714.10.38514.11.2111–11214.12.111214.12.28714.13.26014.14.18714.14.27014.14.318914.15.460, 7414.15.574, 84, 12914.16.112814.16.22414.16.47414.2013814.20.410514.20.510514.2113814.22.28614.23–2659, 6014.29–3958, 6014.51.1–2140, 31514.53–547814.53.29714.54.19714.55–5678–7914.56.29714.59.411114.60–6410914.60.137114.64.116614.64.3101, 12815.1–1759, 6015.18.112715.23.19615.23.384, 9615.24–3159, 6015.3110715.34.18715.35.211315.35.312415.36.111415.36.2140, 24415.36.470, 15415.37.1–472, 12515.37.1–325, 105–10615.37.123, 15315.37.4103–10415.38–44144–14715.38–456815.38.112515.39.337115.42.16715.42.211415.43.59515.447615.5115115.53.413915.5715115.58.210515.64.27015.71.193, 10115.71.512415.74.18715.74.38216.1–390–91, 33616.4–510816.4.47116.5.110816.6.1136–13716.6.210516.11.312416.22.18316.23.112916.31.28316.33.187Germ.37.26237.562Hist.1.4.3701.5.21551.7.21551.14.21621.16.2963.83.21504.8.4157–1584.40.11204.51.21224.52.21224.86.11224.86.21184.86.3122
General Indexaccusers, see informersActe103, 314actor(s)218, 229, 250 Nero as actor72–75, 214, 230–233, 277, 279, 314adultery61n14, 98n11, 220, 222, 252, 253Aelius Antipater42, 182Agrippa72, 144, 174, 187n86, 188n2, 235n152, 236n156Agrippa Postumus136, 150Agrippina the Elder93, 106, 129Agrippina the Younger12, 27, 75, 92, 97, 103, 106, 126–127, 143, 155, 188, 190, 193, 195, 205, 211, 221, 252, 263, 314, 315Alexander the Great35n13, 63, 89, 260Alexandria22n55, 105n41, 106, 122, 197, 234, 244allusion35n13, 64, 76, 84, 113, 175–176, 220, 229n125, 292, 333, 341n7ambiguity40, 82, 130, 147–148, 150, 160, 270, 327–334, 350, 364, 368–369ambivalence18–20, 27, 40, 45, 156, 158, 171, 175, 180n56, 196, 213–214, 256, 257, 290, 318–339, 340, 350n76, 356, 362, 369analepsis126, 249animals17n31, 72, 83–84, 106, 121, 164, 188n2, 193, 218, 286, 315Antonia (Claudius’ daughter)138–139, 291, 315Antoninus Pius255, 256Antonius Saturninus195, 226, 229, 240n170, 260, 308, 317, 320, 333Apollo38, 56n3, 80–81, 83, 85, 86, 87, 192, 197, 278, 283, 286, 289, 328Armenia57–60, 202, 223, 244arrogance/arrogantia30, 97, 107, 114, 122, 185, 348 Domitian’s arrogance191, 274–276, 278–281, 282, 283, 285, 290, 303, 304–305, 308, 313, 327, 331, 355, 369Artaxata58, 100artist(ry), see actor(s), chariot-driving/charioteers, music, lyreArulenus Rusticus158, 216, 227, 243Assmann, Jan31n96, 37, 254, 257, 258Augustus77, 81, 88–89, 90, 109, 114, 119, 136, 139, 175, 186–187, 205, 224, 239, 246, 262, 263avarice/avaritia22, 97, 102, 156, 185, 272, 273, 278, 280, 283, 288, 290, 291, 296, 310, 311, 313, 321–322, 326, 332, 336, 338, 368–369Bacchus13, 81, 192, 333Baiae217, 233n147, 238, 333n153Berenice322–323biographypassim, 4 (relationship with historiography), 271–277 (structure of Suetonius’ biographies)Boudicca107, 189, 202, 212, 231, 243, 248, 263, 264, 328brevity114, 143n59, 160, 161n124, 351Britain57–61, 64, 120, 123, 126, 202n54, 206, 243, 328Britannicus12, 31n97, 76, 113, 162, 193, 200n46, 228, 294, 315, 362–364buildingspassim, 64–49 (as topics of imperial representation, in Tacitus), 236–239 (in Dio), 285, 307–308 (in Suetonius)Burrus27, 78, 103, 118–119, 128, 140, 154, 184, 188, 223, 315Caenis304, 327Caesellius Bassus90–91, 142Caligula77, 92, 98, 119, 170, 184, 191–192, 197, 199, 201, 211, 216, 245, 249–254, 283, 287, 288, 292, 309, 318, 323, 324, 326, 335Cancelleria Relief56n5, 86, 301n65Capitol65n30, 66n39, 87n145, 101, 280, 283, 297 Capitoline games284, 325 Capitoline War150, 281Caracalla170, 172, 173, 175, 183, 191, 197, 237, 251–252, 261, 263, 368castration, see also eunuch137, 190n8, 209, 210, 370censorship89, 90n159, 197, 242, 243, 339n176characterization48, 71, 115–119, 198–201, 275chariot-driving/charioteers215n88, 250, 252, 253 Nero as charioteer38, 72, 73n73, 77, 207, 212, 213n82, 219, 220, 230, 231, 273, 277, 279, 283, 301, 314, 324, 338, 352Chatti56n5, 62, 241, 320Christians46, 75, 144n64, 145Cicero161n126, 179, 192, 195, 259n50cithara, see lyreClaudius36n19, 57, 60, 77, 81, 89, 119, 190, 288, 315, 330clementia34, 78, 84, 85, 88, 93, 124, 174n23, 185, 263, 273, 274, 292n44, 316, 318, 319, 324, 325, 340Cleopatra22n55, 189, 221n101, 305n82climax25, 92, 125, 191, 200n46, 253, 276, 277, 280, 283, 314, 315, 316, 318, 322, 328Clodius Albinus172, 182, 183, 195, 257closure130–133, 138–139, 142, 148, 151, 155–159, 165–166, 312n103, 362Cluvius Rufus25n71, 37n26, 41, 180colossus65, 66n38, 236n156comitas16, 273, 319, 323, 324Commodus172, 175, 184, 192, 197, 199, 204, 205, 211, 215, 226, 228, 239, 245, 246, 247–248, 251–252, 256, 257, 263comparisonpassim, 31–32, 63–64, 80–82, 201–207, 298–302Corinth canal65, 171, 193, 243n178Corbulo58–60, 63–64, 99, 107, 127, 202, 212–213, 214, 228, 238, 244, 264, 335craziness, see madnesscrudelitas, see also saevitia137, 242, 272, 277, 280, 292, 296, 306, 315, 328–329, 338, 364cupiditas272, 274, 280, 290, 291, 313, 316, 321, 322, 331, 347Dacians35n10, 45n67, 83n126, 203, 204, 235, 240, 248, 260n55, 320damnatio memoriae1, 36, 45, 47, 61, 260, 261, 373Decebalus203, 204, 235n151, 240, 248, 264deconstructionpassim, 43–45 (definition)delatores, see informersderision, see also humour58, 60, 121, 247–248, 261, 265Derrida, Jacques43–44dilemma96n6, 149, 152, 154, 162, 163, 201, 245–246, 265Dio of Prusa171, 254n22discoursepassim, 38–43 (definition)dissimulation13, 61–63, 75, 99, 117, 119–121, 140, 142, 164, 165, 193, 200, 208, 209, 230, 239, 246, 251, 252, 281, 313, 319, 339, 364, 365, 366divinity19–20, 29–30, 79–88, 164, 183, 191–192, 256, 274, 283, 290, 304–305, 327, 369divisio/division278, 304, 308–313, 337, 356Domitia (Domitian’s wife)203n61, 222, 223, 246, 283, 291–292Domitius (Nero’s father)211, 354domus aurea11, 17n28, 65, 68–69, 275, 278, 284, 328, 330n147Doryphorus (= Pythagoras)242, 289, 315doublespeak39, 106n45, 160n121Drusus92, 157, 162Earinus19, 82n120, 209, 339n176education118, 171, 175n23, 183–184, 199–200, 273, 275, 322, 335, 340, 345, 351–353, 357Egypt, see also Alexandria90n163, 106n44, 149n80, 188n2, 190, 221n101, 249n2, 260Elagabalus170, 172, 175, 176, 177, 188, 190n9, 212, 225, 248, 249, 251–254, 261, 263, 265encyclopaedic literature342–354, 356–357entertainment form of imperial representation15–16, 24, 69–76, 183, 225, 251, 324 literary quality198, 248, 342, 351–354, 372Epaphroditus234, 251, 291Epicharis107, 151euergetism15, 17, 18, 69, 70eunuch, see also castration, Earinus, Sporus19n45, 190, 209, 354, 370falsi Nerones45, 73n69, 347Faustina (Commodus’ mother)211, 239fear14, 20, 26–28, 57, 90, 92–93, 105, 110, 120, 136, 140, 152, 154, 234, 238, 244, 245–248, 251, 286, 296–297, 299–300, 332–333, 336femininity, see also gender83, 102–103, 150, 189, 190, 208, 289fictus interlocutor228–229fire of Rome (64 CE)38, 67, 95, 125–126, 135, 144–147, 220, 223, 242, 315, 328, 332, 338, 371flattery84, 96n6, 100, 101, 154, 186, 201, 259n52Flavius Josephus39n34, 56n6, 301n68focalization61, 121–123, 193, 204, 207–215, 335–336, 362, 366focusing, see also selecting18, 170, 235, 265Foucault, Michel101funeral13, 28, 67, 78n91, 93, 97, 101, 105, 113, 126, 195–196, 225, 257, 264, 295, 309, 326, 330, 362–364Galba21, 29, 36, 37n23, 70n58, 96, 155, 162, 202n52, 234, 240, 260n55, 300, 305n82, 337n174Gellius274n13, 342–354, 356, 357gender, see also femininity71, 94, 101–106, 149, 150, 190, 253, 288, 289, 362generosity, see liberalitasGermanicus57, 64n25, 67, 100, 122, 140, 141, 142, 158, 162, 204–205, 309, 311, 327Germany57, 60, 92, 141, 202n57Geta184, 245, 252gloria/glory61, 64, 67, 99, 114, 123, 145, 163, 207, 235n152, 258n47, 275Golden Age17, 80, 88–91, 164, 205, 256Greece38, 80, 125, 185, 190, 205, 233, 248, 276–277, 284, 289, 338greed, see avarice/avaritiaGreek105, 138, 177–178, 285, 288, 325, 337hatred110, 118, 120, 122n100, 123, 136, 137, 142, 143, 183, 210, 212, 238, 243, 246, 252, 334, 369Helvidius Priscus157–158, 203n60, 216Hercules81, 192, 232, 233, 283, 284, 285, 286, 338Herodian183n72, 262n69Historia Augusta4, 173n13, 177homosexuality288, 313honours33, 58–59, 80, 83–84, 97, 99, 100–101, 127–128, 174, 184, 185–187, 192, 226, 244, 256, 282, 286, 287, 301, 326–327, 336hubris96–98, 165, 182, 190–193, 201n50, 264, 282–287humour, see also derision184, 194–197, 248, 290, 304–305, 317, 354hypocrisy, see dissimulationinconsistency131, 133, 135, 136, 156, 157, 180n56, 201, 215, 220informers112, 155n69, 129, 152–153, 156, 191, 208, 318, 333n154inheritance58, 60, 218, 220, 228, 330–331invective, see also satire248, 253, 275, 300n62, 329n144, 367, 371–373inversion25, 152, 216, 219–220, 223, 265, 294invidia77, 99, 113, 122n100, 155irony39, 40, 83n124, 107, 120, 137n42, 194n20, 220, 233, 248, 305iustitia/justice34, 88, 90, 129, 225, 275, 329Iuvenalia60, 75, 206, 219, 220, 231, 247, 259n52, 324Jewish-Christian literature46, 171joy12, 18, 20, 90, 96, 101, 118, 120, 122, 210, 219, 245, 326Julia (Augustus’ daughter)141, 235Julia (Domitian’s niece)81n120, 222–223, 335Julia Domna178, 202n54, 245, 263Julius Caesar63, 77, 89, 98, 185–186, 217, 273, 283, 288Jupiter18, 19, 27, 37, 46n69, 80, 81, 86, 183, 192, 281n7, 320, 325knights13, 18, 28, 33, 156, 172, 185, 189, 196n28, 225, 231n135, 234, 286, 324, 341n8labelling215, 270, 273, 282, 303, 304–306, 311, 319, 327, 355liberalitas13, 15, 17, 18, 20, 35, 69, 70, 71, 89, 273, 275, 319, 322, 324, 325, 326, 340, 368–369libertas76, 90n163, 96n6, 128, 154, 157, 324libido61, 72, 110, 113, 117, 122, 123, 150, 242, 272, 273, 274, 278, 289, 290, 294, 305, 309n94, 313, 314, 315, 322, 338licentia98, 138, 282, 313Livia97, 99, 122, 136, 139, 140, 143, 187, 190, 192, 206, 224, 246Lucan11, 22, 37n21, 39, 43, 73, 86, 89, 231luxuria/luxury15, 17, 21–22, 26, 28–29, 35, 47, 65, 68–69, 71, 89, 90, 91, 96, 98, 137, 270, 273, 275, 284, 290, 291, 296, 322–323, 331, 340, 368–369lyre, see also music1, 24, 73n69, 202, 205, 213, 214, 217, 223, 231, 234, 240, 252, 279, 289, 292, 302, 337, 353n99Macrinus172, 175, 176n30madness1, 2, 37, 38, 87n144, 90, 197, 264, 287–288, 326, 330, 355Maecenas67n42, 174, 186–188, 213, 220, 230, 235, 237, 238, 371manipulation124–127, 165, 193, 260, 265, 317n113, 336, 343, 356Marc Antony188, 189, 195, 221, 232n138, 235n150, 275n18, 300, 305n82, 373Marcus Aurelius171, 174, 177, 183, 184, 194–195, 204, 205, 206, 212, 216, 239, 253, 255, 256, 262, 263Marius Maximus173n13, 177, 271Mars81memory cultural memory36, 45, 47, 66, 254–261 hot memory44, 170, 254–258, 265Messalina (Claudius’ wife)92, 106n47, 190n5, 206, 263Messalina (Nero’s wife)190, 242, 315metalepsis44, 214military actions53, 55–64, 74, 94, 96, 141, 164, 182, 264, 269, 274, 281, 307, 313, 361Minerva21n51, 80, 86, 191, 274, 297, 325miscellany literature269, 270, 340–354, 356–357mise-en-abyme214Mucianus61n15, 117, 122, 203n61music, see also lyre273, 279, 284, 288, 289, 314, 337, 338Naples23, 105, 288, 289, 297, 337narratology5, 44, 48, 54, 94, 181, 211, 213, 214, 222n106, 242, 264, 361, 366nature22, 35, 68, 83–85, 89, 98, 193–194Neronia105, 107, 108, 128, 138, 145, 206, 240, 324, 337Nerva3, 4n14, 36, 37n23, 62n20, 66n38, 147–148, 177, 209n73, 238, 255, 256, 341Nicomedia24n63, 172, 173Oedipus232, 284omissions, see also selecting164, 198n33, 177, 189, 227–228, 241–244, 265, 306–308, 335, 336n167Orestes232, 233, 284Otho21n53, 25n71, 27n78, 37n23, 45, 115n73, 228, 240n170, 306, 347paradox15, 151–152, 201, 245, 252paralepsis44, 214Parthia/Parthians23, 57–60, 127, 182, 185n81, 194n21, 196n28, 249n2, 262n68, 327peace26, 46n73, 55–59, 81n113, 150, 204, 240n168, 329Pertinax172, 174, 175n24, 183, 209n73, 249n2, 257, 259n49petulantia273, 278, 306, 313, 338Philiscus178, 179n50, 179n55Philostratus41n43, 171, 178, 179, 182n65, 182n66, 262n69pietas34, 270, 273, 319, 324Piso Lucius Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus, Cicero’s adversary373 Gnaeus Calpurnius Piso, Germanicus’ adversary122, 143, 162 Gaius Calpurnius Piso, conspirator74n80, 139, 158 Lucius Calpurnius Piso Frugi Licinianus, adopted by Galba162Pisonian conspiracy75n84, 87, 93, 101, 105, 107, 135, 138, 148n80, 151, 213n82, 217, 220, 226, 228, 284, 315plausibility31, 61, 111–112, 115, 136, 146, 196, 207, 220–221, 264, 287, 290–291, 316, 367, 369, 370–371Plautianus246, 249n2, 252, 258n46Plautus (murdered by Nero)86, 101, 111, 128, 154, 194Pliny the Elder138–139, 342–352, 356, 357Pliny the Younger13, 22, 30, 42, 55, 151, 345polyphony131, 332Pompey63, 67, 186, 192, 263Poppaea96, 103, 105, 109, 110–111, 128, 136–138, 223, 232, 242, 291, 292, 306, 315, 371popularitas/popularity1, 25n70, 45, 69, 70, 72, 273, 293, 296, 299, 303, 319, 323, 324, 328, 327, 337n173, 338, 364Priam223–224prolepsis126Pythagoras (= Doryphorus)103, 125–126, 190, 195, 196, 214, 242representationpassim, 33–38 (definition)rhetoricpassim, 367–373 (rhetorical strategies of deconstruction)ridicule, see derisionritual33, 104, 121, 124, 195, 196, 229, 239–241rumour1, 67, 70, 86, 110, 113n61, 144–147, 156–157, 159, 162, 208, 221, 240Saecular Games70n55, 149n80, 262n68, 325saevitia, see also crudelitas122, 272, 273, 274, 280, 286, 292, 307, 313, 315, 316, 318, 320, 322, 333, 348, 350, 364safe criticism39, 40n37satire, see also invective23, 195, 248, 253–254, 365, 372Saturn17, 81Second Sophistic177, 178, 183, 349, 351Sejanus86, 113n60, 118n84, 156, 162, 187n86, 205, 233n147, 238, 239n163, 249n2selecting, see also focusing, omissions186, 226–229, 236–241, 242, 306–308, 319, 334, 339, 346, 349–351, 370Seneca11, 22, 36, 39, 77–79, 96–97, 103, 118–119, 124, 154, 179, 184, 188, 200, 224, 228, 238, 240, 315Septimius Severus42, 172, 173, 182, 183, 195, 206, 237, 256–257, 260, 261, 262–263Severus Alexander172–173, 175–176, 253–254silence12, 61, 64, 85, 101, 243, 284, 322, 331, 365simulatio, see dissimulationSol66n38, 80, 81, 87, 283, 286soldiers33, 34, 46, 55, 57n7, 58, 60, 63, 76, 108, 123, 141, 152, 155, 172, 174, 183, 197, 208, 217, 223, 231–232, 233, 248, 260n55, 285, 327, 331Sporus137, 190, 194n20, 195–196, 214, 242, 264, 289, 290, 296, 314, 354suicide92, 127, 134n31, 142, 143, 182, 207, 229, 234, 291, 298, 301superbia107, 122, 272, 326testament, see inheritanceThrasea Paetus74n80, 75n82, 83, 112, 117n82, 124n103, 128, 154, 158n108, 169, 200, 214, 216, 217, 243, 245, 247, 259n52Tiberius57, 67, 77, 92, 99, 113n60, 114, 117, 119, 122, 123, 136, 139–140, 141, 142, 143, 154, 156, 157, 187, 190, 201, 204–205, 211, 218, 220, 250–251, 255, 260, 294, 300, 307, 324, 326, 335Tigellinus11, 23, 25, 69–72, 84, 86, 96, 103, 105, 125–126, 145, 148, 153, 196, 200n44, 200n46, 218, 219, 223, 242Tigranes59Tiridates58n11, 59, 107, 113, 202, 203, 212, 213, 242, 253, 264, 324, 325, 331titles34, 46n69, 56, 63n23, 96n6, 184, 191, 214, 217, 233, 251, 275, 281, 286Titus63, 99, 203, 209–210, 211, 243, 260, 293, 301, 311–312, 322–323, 333–334, 370topoi31, 249, 250, 275, 313, 326, 368–369tragedy73n73, 75, 151n88, 193, 217, 250Trajan3, 16, 36, 46, 55, 107, 147–148, 151–152, 204, 218, 238, 255, 341, 344transgression1, 20, 22–24, 36–38, 43, 74, 98, 103–104, 106, 125–126, 182–187, 188, 190, 195–196, 197, 252, 282–286, 287, 293, 294, 314triumph33, 38, 56, 66, 195–196, 239, 244, 273, 279, 300, 301, 308, 314, 320 bogus triumph29, 61–63, 73, 121, 127, 235, 240, 281, 364Troy41n43, 76n85, 81n113, 113, 144, 224, 294variety160–161, 250, 314, 346, 351Vatinius24, 129, 219Vespasian36, 55n1, 60, 63, 122, 157, 203, 218, 224, 237, 264, 301, 304–305, 321–322, 369Vestal virgin252, 253, 314, 324Vindex197, 202, 203, 212, 213, 214, 227, 234, 264Vitellius21n51, 23, 24n64, 37n23, 45, 155n100, 192, 206, 218, 224n112, 240n170, 247, 305n82Vologaesus99, 107White, Hayden48n80Xerxes98Xiphilinus176–177, 198n33, 202n55, 223, 226, 233, 241n171, 243n178Zonaras176–177