Mnemosyne, Supplements, Late Antique Literature

Editors
David Bright, Emory
Scott McGill, Rice
Joseph Pucci, Brown

Editorial Board
Laura Miguélez-Cavero, Oxford
Stratis Papaioannou, Brown
Aglae Pizzone, Southern Denmark
Karla Pollmann, Reading

Series Type: 
Sub Series
ISSN: 
2214-5621
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
0169-8958

Edited by Herbert Bannert, University of Vienna and Nicole Kröll

Nonnus of Panopolis has an outstanding position in ancient literature being at the same time a pagan and a Christian author. The book covers literary and cultural aspects of Nonnus’ poetry, the Dionysiaca and the Paraphrasis of the Gospel of St. John.
Series: 
Volume: 
408
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341197
Expected: 
November 2017
€121,00
$140.00

Edited by Alberto J. Quiroga Puertas, University of Granada

Rhetorical Strategies in Late Antique Literature: Images, Metatexts and Interpretation offers new and penetrating insights into the rhetorical nature of a selection of works from the fourth and fifth centuries, with the intent of providing innovative interpretations that firmly situate these...
Series: 
Volume: 
406
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340091
E-ISBN: 
9789004340114
Publication date: 
June 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Berenice Verhelst, University of Ghent

Direct Speech in Nonnus’ Dionysiaca is the first extensive study of speech in Nonnus’ Dionysiaca (5th century AD). It presents an in-depth analysis of the narrative functions of direct speech and their implications for the presentation of the epic story....
Series: 
Volume: 
397
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325890
E-ISBN: 
9789004334656
Publication date: 
November 2016
€138,00
$151.00

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004294660
Publication date: 
May 2015
€103,00
$131.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
380
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279506
E-ISBN: 
9789004289598
Publication date: 
April 2015
€131,00
$166.00

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
378
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264724
E-ISBN: 
9789004289482
Publication date: 
February 2015
€131,00
$166.00