Metamorphic Reflections: Essays presented to Ben Hijmans at his 75th birthday

Metamorphic Reflections: Essays presented to Ben Hijmans at his 75th birthday

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ISBN-13: 9789042915046
Publisher: Peeters Publishing
Publication date: 12/31/2004
Pages: 345
Product dimensions: 6.37(w) x 9.55(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contentsv
Prefaceix
What Lies Beneath: Fluid Subtexts in Ovid's Metamorphoses1
Four portraits of Actaeon21
Is there a Night Side to Greek Religion? In defence of festivity41
Metamorphosing Ovid, Seneca, and Aeschylus: Ted Hughes and the Art of Translation69
Vijf 'Romeinse' gedichten van Kavafis. Vertalingen81
Villes Detruites. Troie et Rotterdam - Laocoon et Zadkine97
Image Worship and Metamorphosis107
'ut Graeci vocant'. Writing Greek in a Latin Context: Observations on the (re)production of Aulus Gellius in the 9th Century113
Erasmus in Athene. Democratie in wisselende gedaanten129
Narcissus Transformed: Rationalized Myth in Plato's Phaedrus143
Thelyphron the 'Weak-minded' or What's in a Name?161
The Persona in Apuleius' Florida175
Seneque le Tragique et les Grandes Declamations du Pseudo-Quintilien. Poetique d'une metamorphose189
Sol and Luna in the Carmen Saeculare: an Iconographic Perspective201
Metamorphosis and Roman Engraved Gems225
Sappho's Apples243
Boeotia in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages255
Two Victorian Versions of the Roman Novel265
Getting the Measure of Apuleius's Metamorphoses279
The Ships on the Kenchreai Glass Panels297
Lucius and the Sundial: A hidden chronotopic template in Metamorphoses 11309
The Ends of the Metamorphoses: Apuleius Met. 11.26.4-11.30319
Tabula Gratulatoria343

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