The Sphinx: From a Gatekeeper to Femme Fatale

Roni Amir


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Dr. Roni Amir teaches at the Department of History and Theory of the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, and is the head of the Academic Department at the Emunah College of Art. She is an archaeologist and historian by training, and specializes in ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Byzantine art. She also teaches mythology, especially focusing on its psychological aspects.

On the Sensual in Art, October 2011