Modern Critical Theory and Classical Literature

Edited by Irene J.F. de Jong and J.P. Sullivan

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€125,00
$164.00
ISBN13: 
9789004095717
Publication Date: 
November 1993
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
vii, 292 pp.
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ISSN: 
0169-8958
Volume: 
130

Edited by Andrew Faulkner, University of Waterloo and Owen Hodkinson, University of Leeds

Hymnic Narrative and the Narratology of Greek Hymns examines the forms and functions of narratives in Ancient Greek hymns, in the contexts of the hymn genre and the development of ancient Greek narrative literature.
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Volume: 
384
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288133
Expected: 
July 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Edward M. Anson, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Eumenes of Cardia: A Greek Among Macedonians (2nd edition) updates the original work in light of a decade of scholarly activity and presents much new analysis influenced by this continuing scholarship on this particular Successor of Alexander the Great.
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Volume: 
383
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297159
Expected: 
July 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Edited by Saskia T. Roselaar

Processes of Cultural Change and Integration in the Roman World is a collection of studies on the mechanisms by which interaction occurred between Rome and the peoples that became part of its Empire between c. 300 BC and AD 300.
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Volume: 
382
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004294547
Expected: 
July 2015
€115,00
$149.00

E.T. Dailey

Queens, Consorts, Concubines offers an analysis of Gregory of Tours on issues including widowhood, marriage, sanctity, and political agency, offering a reinterpretation of elite women in Gaul (e.g. Brunhild, Fredegund, Radegund), related subjects (e.g. Merovingian marital policy), and Late...
Series: 
Volume: 
381
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290891
Expected: 
June 2015
€99,00
$128.00

Cosetta Cadau, Trinity College Dublin

Studies in Colluthus’ Abduction of Helen situates this author within his cultural context of the Egyptian Thebaid of the late fifth century AD and provides a new appraisal of his work employing current interpretative perspectives.
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Volume: 
380
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279506
Expected: 
May 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Miroslav Ivanov Vasilev, Troyan (Bulgaria)

In The Policy of Darius and Xerxes towards Thrace and Macedonia Miroslav Vasilev analyses in detail the policy of the Persian kings towards their European possessions in the years 514–465 BC.
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Volume: 
379
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282148
E-ISBN: 
9789004282155
Publication date: 
February 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Sigrid Schottenius Cullhed, University of Uppsala

In Proba the Prophet: The Christian Virgilian Cento of Faltonia Betitia Proba Sigrid Schottenius Cullhed deepens the critical understanding of the Cento by the Roman fourth century poet Proba and its reception from Late Antiquity until the twenty-first century.
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Volume: 
378
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264724
E-ISBN: 
9789004289482
Publication date: 
February 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Eirene Visvardi

Emotion in Action offers a new approach to the tragic chorus by focusing on the performance of collective emotion. Eirene Visvardi redefines choral action, analyzes choruses that enact fear and pity, and juxtaposes them to the Athenian dêmos in Thucydides.
Series: 
Volume: 
377
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004269293
E-ISBN: 
9789004285576
Publication date: 
January 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Maria Patera, Hellenic Open University

In Figures de l’épouvante grecques de l’antiquité au présent, Maria Patera examines some unfamiliar figures of the Greek myths, the bogeys Lamia, Mormo, Gello and Empousa, through a diachronic comparison with their Byzantine and modern Greek namesakes. Dans...
Series: 
Volume: 
376
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278370
E-ISBN: 
9789004283626
Publication date: 
November 2014
€150,00
$194.00

Edited by Adam M. Kemezis, University of Alberta

Urban Dreams and Realities is a collection of articles on cities in ancient cultures, both their physical and conceptual aspects. A wide range of subjects and disciplinary perspectives are represented, especially the archaeology, epigraphy and literature of the Roman Empire.
Series: 
Volume: 
375
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277359
E-ISBN: 
9789004283893
Publication date: 
November 2014
€172,00
$223.00

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