Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar: Volume 15

Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar: Volume 15

By: Francis Cairns (editor)Hardback

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The fifteenth volume of PLLS (and the fifth in the Langford series) contains major papers on early Greek epic and tragedy, aspects of ekphrasis, Roman republican culture and politics, and astrology in the imperial period.

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Professor of Classics, Florida State University.


Epiphany in the Homeric Hymn to Demeter and the Odyssey (Erwin Cook, Trinity University, San Antonio) Ate in the Homeric Poems ( D.L. Cairns, University of Edinburgh) Living Images in the Ekphrasis of Homer and Hesiod ( James A. Francis, University of Kentucky) Hypsipyle, Dionysus Melpomenos and the Muse in Tragedy ( Alex Hardie, University of Edinburgh) Hellenistic Ekphraseis as Programmatic Allegories? (Evelyne Prioux,CNRS, Paris Ouest-Nanterre) Cicero and Greek Art (D.H. Berry, University of Edinburgh) Cicero and the Etruscan Haruspices (Anthony Corbeill, University of Kansas) Julius Caesar as Rex? The ovatio of January 44 BC (Trevor Luke, The Florida State University) Multiple Models and Horace: Epodes 1, 3 and 5 (Angela M. Andrisano, Universita di Ferrara) Luxury and Ekphrasis in Martial (Delfina Fabbrini, Universita di Firenze) Julius Firmicus Maternus' Defence of Astrology (M.W. Dickie) Langford Colloquia and Seminars, 2001 to 2011

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  • publication date: 01/06/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780905205557
  • Format: Hardback
  • Year: 2012
  • Number Of Pages: 350
  • ID: 9780905205557
  • weight: 612
  • ISBN10: 0905205553

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