Papers of the Langford Latin Seminar, Fifteenth Volume, 2012

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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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Overview

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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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780905205557
  • Publisher: Francis Cairns Publications
  • Publication date: 6/8/2012
  • Series: ARCA Series , #51
  • Pages: 350
  • Product dimensions: 5.70 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface vi

D.L. Cairns (University of Edinburgh) Ate in the Homeric Poems 1

Erwin Cook (Trinity University, San Antonio) Epiphany in the Homeric Hymn to Demeter and the Odyssey 53

James A. Francis (University of Kentucky) Living Images in the Ekphrasis of Homer and Hesiod 113

Alex Hardie (University of Edinburgh) Hypsipyle, Dionysus Melpomenos and the Muse in Tragedy 143

Évelyne Prioux (CNRS, Paris Ouest-Nanterre) Hellenistic Ekphraseis as Programmatic Allegories? 191

D.H. Berry (University of Edinburgh) Cicero and Greek Art 223

Anthony Corbeill (University of Kansas) Cicero and the Etruscan Haruspices 243

Trevor Luke (The Florida State University) Julius Caesar as Rex? The ovatio of January 44 BC 267

Angela M. Andrisano (Università di Ferrara) Multiple Models and Horace: Epodes 1, 3 and 5 285

Delphina Fabbrini (Università di Firenze) Luxury and Ekphrasis in Martial 303

M.W. Dickie (University of Edinburgh) Julius Firmicus Maternus' Defence of Astrology 317

Index locorum 349

Langford Colloquia and Seminars, 2001 to 2011 357

PLLS 1-15 365

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