Hesiod and Classical Greek Poetry

Surveys the complex landscape of Hesiodic reception in lyric poetry and drama in the fifth century BCE.

Hesiod and Classical Greek Poetry

Surveys the complex landscape of Hesiodic reception in lyric poetry and drama in the fifth century BCE.

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Hesiod and Classical Greek Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Zoe Stamatopoulou
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Surveys the complex landscape of Hesiodic reception in lyric poetry and drama in the fifth century BCE.
Hesiod and Classical Greek Poetry
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Zoe Stamatopoulou
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Hesiod was regarded by the Greeks as a foundational figure of their culture, alongside Homer. This book examines the rich and varied engagement of fifth-century lyric and drama with the poetic corpus attributed to Hesiod as well as with the poetic figure of Hesiod. The first half of the book
The Growth and Influence of Classical Greek Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Richard Claverhouse Jebb
Categories: Greek literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1893 - Publisher:

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Hesiodic Voices
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Richard Hunter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book selects central texts illustrating the literary reception of Hesiod's Works and Days in antiquity and considers how these moments were crucial in fashioning the idea of 'didactic literature'. A central chapter considers the development of ancient ideas about didactic poetry, relying not so much on explicit critical theory
Thalia Delighting in Song
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Emmet Robbins, Bonnie MacLachlan
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Emmet I. Robbins earned an international reputation as a scholar of ancient Greek poetry, possessing a broad cultural background and a command of many languages that allowed him to present sensitive and informed readings of poets from Homer to the tragedians. Thalia Delighting in Song assembles for the first time