AAgustina Orozco lejandra Segatori us in this chapter analyzes the homosexuality general, and a brief summary of how this was considered at different times in the history of Spain until the arrival of the Muslims.
“In the eighth century, Peninsula became part of Islamic civilization ending the Visigothic domination. In Muslim Spain sexuality without commitment Rome combined with the Greek tendency to passionate idealization of attachment relationships”.
“Many sultans among their female harems also kept harems male. There were brothels in both sexes and in fact, is historically known, that male prostitution was better paid than female”.
We also found some poems ostensibly homosexual relationships that constitute the bulk of the poems and hispanojudíos Hispano.
Kings wrote love poems to / or his subjects Male. This is another objective to prove through the verses: Sultan Al Mu'tamid, siglo XI, Christian fell in love with your page and gave her beautiful homoerotic poetry:
“When I was intrigued, his eyes captivated me;
Amos and the two captives at once.¡Oh, sword,
Captive comes to your love with compassion!
No you ask freedom as a reward ...”.
Poets love poems together also wrote or wrote other lowliest. This is seen through poetry: Poem dedicated by poet Ben Guzman, late eleventh and early twelfth century, poet Ben spheres:
” Y dear gentle golden wine I Afán
its, and after him there is nothing more for me.
To drink we met yesterday
the youth of beautiful eyes and ...”.
Muslim poem attached as source:
“When I saw this young beautiful
he was smiling with beautiful teeth.
We were alone, in brief,
Alone with God. Then,
he put his hand in my hand,
y me the un speech,
Then he said:
¿Tú me love?
“It. Te amo”
So, dime, you want me?
“Everything is desirable in you”
“Then, God respects, y olvídame”
“Si mi heart wanted to obey ...”.
In this article we also encortrar an interesting bibliography homoxesualidad on in the old Arab world.
Author: Alejandra Orozco Agustina Segatori