By Michael Ferber
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The Greek novel occupies a unique position within the debate on gender in antiquity, forcing us to invite why the feminine protagonists are such powerful and optimistic characters. This e-book rejects the speculation of a principally lady readership, and in addition sees an issue in ascribing this development to the mirrored image of a blanket development within the prestige of girls.
This assortment brings jointly major specialists in a few fields of the arts to supply a brand new point of view at the classical culture. Drawing on reception reviews, philology and early glossy experiences, the essays discover the interplay among literary feedback and the a number of cultural contexts during which texts have been produced, stumbled on, appropriated and translated.
Humane beliefs have been critical to the picture Athenians had of themselves and their urban through the classical interval. Tragic performs, which shaped part of civic schooling, usually promoted pity and compassion. however it is much less transparent to what volume Athenians embraced such beliefs in lifestyle. How have been they anticipated to reply, emotionally and pragmatically, to the soreness of alternative humans?
Der Kindler kompakt-Band bietet eine Auswahl von ca. 60 Texten zu den großen Werken der griechischen und römischen klassischen Antike.
- Homeric Questions
- The Senecan Aesthetic: A Performance History (Classical Presences)
- Worlds Made Flesh: Chronicle Histories and Medieval Manuscript Culture (Studies in Medieval History and Culture)
- Hesiod's Theogony: from Near Eastern Creation Myths to Paradise Lost
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A Dictionary of Literary Symbols by Michael Ferber