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Aglaia: The Poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, and Corinna (Greek Studies : Interdisciplinary Approaches)

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • General,
  • Poetry,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Drama / Greek & Roman,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Alcman,
  • Gedichten.,
  • Greek poetry,
  • Grieks.,
  • History and criticism,
  • Sappho,
  • gtt

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8246273M
    ISBN 100847686175
    ISBN 109780847686179

    Reference and Research Book News Its plus pages contain a list of acronyms, a chronology, a full bibliography and a dictionary, the latter consisting of items varying in length from a paragraph to eight pages with headings such as 'Antislavery movement' and 'Jacobus Arminius' to 'Enoch Wood' and 'Worship' Some references to more recent bibliography have been added, especially for Alcman, but, as I have indicated in places, these references are often incomplete. Scarecrow Press have improved the appearance of their volumes greatly in recent years and any library that has a complete set of the volumes in this series will be a library worth using. Discover your favourite book here by downloading and install and obtaining the soft data of guide Aglaia: The Poetry Of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, And Corinna Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary ApproachesBy Charles Segal This is not your time to traditionally go to the e-book shops to acquire a publication. But S. It won't obligate you to constantly bring the thick e-book any place you go.

    As with all books in this Rowman and Littlefield series, the collection is very reasonably priced, and this will ensure the continued dissemination of these essays I will begin my review with the Pindar material. As this collection appears therefore, it lacks unity. The three chapters on Bacchylides address three very different issues. The debt however was mutual and Bacchylides borrowed from tragedy for some of his effects — thus Ode 16, with its myth of Deianeiraseems to assume audience knowledge of Sophocles's play, Women of Trachis, and Ode 18 echoes three plays — Aeschylus's Persians and Suppliants and Sophocles's Oedipus Rex. The articles on the other lyric poets do not have the same tight connections.

    It proceeds an increasing number of. But S. This is an essential book for students and scholars of ancient Greek poetry. In some cases they appear to have no special appropriateness but to be introduced merely at the poet's pleasure. We use this information to create a better experience for all users.


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Aglaia: The Poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, and Corinna book

Sappho and Alcaeus, the illustrious singers of sixth-century Lesbos, are in the first. Thus, in Ol. Hindu women gather around the stones to make offerings to the female snake goddesses.

It was snapped up for a "preposterous" price by the Egyptologist Wallis Budgeof the British Museum. As with all books in this Rowman and Littlefield series, the collection is very reasonably priced, and this will ensure the continued dissemination of these essays.

It reached England in about two hundred torn fragments, the largest about twenty inches in length and containing four and a half columns of writing, the smallest being scraps with barely enough space for one or two letters.

Booknews Released nearly a decade after the first edition, this book represents a substantial expansion of an excellent work New Historicism does not ignore the poetic; rather it insists that the poetic be revealed as fully implicated in the political.

In the Sumerian and Babylonian worldviews the serpent was symbolic of the regenerative and healing properties of certain elements and produce of the earth.

Kenyonwho edited the papyrus poems, took an unsympathetic view of Bacchylides's treatment of myth in general: The myths are introduced mechanically, with little attempt to connect them with the subject of the ode. Like Simonides, he followed the lyric tradition of coining compound adjectives — a tradition in which the poet was expected to be both innovative and tasteful — but the results are thought by some modern scholars to be uneven.

Fortunately for Bacchylidean scholarship, a papyrus came to light in Egypt at the end of the 19th century with a text of Greek uncials, which a local claimed to have found in a ransacked tomb, between the feet of a mummy.

This is an essential book for students and scholars of ancient Greek poetry. Other women are here too: Myrtis, also from Boeotia; Telesilla of Argos, famous for her military leadership as well as her hymns; the shadowy Charixena; and Praxilla of Sicyon, author of choral poems and drinking songs.

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The images that S. Write your question below:. Ode 5[ edit ] Bacchylides has often been compared unflatteringly with Pindar, as for example by the French critic, Henri Weil : "There is no doubt that he fails of the elevation, and also of the depth, of Pindar.

Aglaia: the poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, and Corinna

Pindar offers, S. These essays will continue to be of use for scholars with like or different concerns, both as a record of an influential strand of Pindaric scholarship in particular and as fine examples of the close reading of highly wrought works.

Chapter 4 "Beauty, Desire and Absence"the one previously unpublished chapter in the collection, compares Sappho's representation of Helen with that of other lyric poets, and finds that Sappho's portrait pays more attention to the inner experience of Helen and avoids judging her.

Methodist Recorder. Author by : David A. Reviews The book offers a treasured introduction to the power and enduring relevance of her message. But S. Free Librarry Senin, 06 Februari [E It will certainly be very easy. These four chapters, together with Chapter 6, offer a compelling vision of the structure of the Pindaric ode, firmly rooted in American New Criticism, as well as excellent readings of the individual odes.

Midwest Book Review Most useful, perhaps, will be the biographical entries Chapter 16 "Pebbles in Golden Urns" stands on its own at the end of the collection, being concerned not with poetic issues, but with the dating of Corinna.Aglaia: The Poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, In this landmark collection of essays, renowned classicist Charles Segal offers detailed analyses of major texts from archaic and early classical Greek poetry; in particular, works of Alcman, Mimnermus, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides, and sylvaindez.com: $ Books online: Aglaia: The Poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides and Corinna (Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches),sylvaindez.com Aglaia: The Poetry of Alcman, Sappho, Pindar, Bacchylides and Corinna (Greek Studies, Charles Segal - Shop Online for Books in Australia.

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