Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic

Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic

by Deborah Beck


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292756793
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 11/01/2013
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 270
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Deborah Beck is Assistant Professor of Classics at the University of Texas at Austin. She is also the author of Homeric Conversation and several scholarly articles on Homeric speech presentation.

Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: Direct Quotation
  • Chapter 2: Free Indirect Speech
  • Chapter 3: Indirect Speech
  • Chapter 4: Speech Mention
  • Chapter 5: Speech Presentation in the Odyssey
  • Chapter 6: Speech Presentation in the Iliad
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • General Index
  • Index Locorum

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Ruth Scodel

This book represents an original approach to Homeric speech, makes excellent new points . . . and offers data no one has previously presented.
Ruth Scodel, D. R. Shackleton Bailey Collegiate Professor of Greek and Latin, University of Michigan

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