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By Antony Augoustakis,Ariana Traill

A complete number of essays by way of prime students within the box that deal with, in one quantity, a number of key concerns in analyzing Terence supplying an in depth research of Terence’s performs and situating them of their socio-historical context, in addition to documenting their reception via to give day

• The first complete number of essays on Terence in English, by way of top students within the field
• Covers a number of issues, together with either conventional and smooth matters of gender, race, and reception
• Features a wide-ranging yet interconnected sequence of essays that provide new views in examining Terence
• Includes an creation discussing the lifetime of Terence, its effect on next reviews of the poet, and the query of his ethnicity

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