A Companion to Catullus (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient - download pdf or read online

By Marilyn B. Skinner

during this significant other, overseas students supply a entire review that displays the newest developments in Catullan studies.

  • Explores the paintings of Catullus, the best Roman ‘lyric poets’
  • Provides discussions approximately construction, style, kind, and reception, in addition to interpretive essays on key poems and teams of poems
  • Grounds Catullus within the socio-historical global round him
  • Chapters problem bought knowledge, current unique readings, and recommend new interpretations of biographical evidence

Show description

Read or Download A Companion to Catullus (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World) PDF

Best literary medieval criticism books

Download e-book for kindle: Beyond the Fifth Century: Interactions with Greek Tragedy by Ingo Gildenhard,Martin Revermann

Past the 5th Centurybrings jointly thirteen students from a number of disciplines (Classics, old heritage, Mediaeval stories) to discover interactions with Greek tragedy from the 4th century BC as much as the center a while. the amount breaks new flooring in numerous methods: in its chronological scope, a number of the modes of reception thought of, the pervasive curiosity in interactions among tragedy and society-at-large, and the truth that a few reports are of a comparative nature.

Download PDF by E. Upton: Music and Performance in the Later Middle Ages (The New

This ebook seeks to appreciate the tune of the later center a while in a fuller viewpoint, relocating past the normal specialize in the artistic paintings of composers in isolation to contemplate the participation of performers and listeners in music-making.

Textual Permanence: Roman Elegists and Epigraphic Tradition - download pdf or read online

Textual Permanence is the 1st booklet to check the effect of the Roman epigraphic culture on Latin elegiac poetry. The widespread use of invented inscriptions in the works of Rome's elegiac poets indicates a wish to monumentalise components of the poems and the authors themselves. This e-book explores inscriptional writing within the elegies of Catullus, Propertius, Tibullus and Ovid, displaying that every time an writer contains an inscription inside a poem, he attracts the reader's cognizance past the textual content of the poem to incorporate the cultural contexts within which such inscriptions have been day-by-day learn and produced.

Chaucer and the Child (The New Middle Ages) by Eve Salisbury PDF

This booklet addresses portrayals of youngsters in a big selection of Chaucerian works. located inside of a bigger discourse on youth, a long time of Man theories, and debates in regards to the prestige of the kid within the overdue fourteenth century, Chaucer’s literary children—from youngster to adolescent—offer a means wherein to listen to the voices of minor no longer prominently handled in social heritage.

Additional resources for A Companion to Catullus (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

A Companion to Catullus (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World) by Marilyn B. Skinner

by Joseph

Rated 4.59 of 5 – based on 32 votes