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Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar 13: Hellenistic Greek and Augustan Latin Poetry; Flavian and post-Flavian Latin Poetry; Greek and Roman Prose (AR

Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar 13: Hellenistic Greek and Augustan Latin Poetry; Flavian and post-Flavian Latin Poetry; Greek and Roman Prose (AR

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These 13 papers by an international group of scholars examine Greek and Roman poetry and prose.

About Author

Professor of Classics, Florida State University.

Contents

Preface; Hellenistic Greek and Augustan Latin Poetry:Unwilling Farewell and Complex Allusion (Sappho, Callimachus and Aeneid 6.458) ( B. Acosta-Hughes); The iIppikav of Posidippus ( M.W. Dickie); An Augustan Hymn to the Muses (Horace Odes 3.4) ( Alex Hardie); Horace's Sublime Yearnings: Lucretian Ironies ( Philip Hardie); Horace Epistles 2: the Last Horatian Book of Sermones? ( S.J. Harrison); Ars latet arte sua: Rhetoric and Poetry in Phyllis' Letter to Demophoon (Ovid Heroides 2) ( Andreas N. Michalopoulos); Flavian and post-Flavian Latin Poetry: The Date of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica ( Tim Stover); Etymological Wordplay in Flavian Epic ( Alison Keith); Verbal and Thematic Links between Poems and Books in Martial ( Robert Maltby); Juvenal Satire 6: Misogyny or Misogamy? The Evidence of Protreptics on Marriage ( Lindsay Watson); Greek and Roman Prose: Letters from an Advocate: Pliny's 'Vesuvius' Narratives (Epistles 6.16, 6.20) ( D.H. Berry);Individual Rivalries in Plutarch's Late Republican Lives ( Robin Seager); Augustine on the Power and Weakness of Words ( Therese Fuhrer); Index of selected passages.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780905205502
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 392
  • ID: 9780905205502
  • ISBN10: 0905205502

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