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Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry

by Richard Hunter

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / General,
  • Literary Collections / Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Theocritus.--Idylls,
  • Theocritus.--Idylls Theocritus.--Idylls

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7715151M
    ISBN 100521035260
    ISBN 109780521035262
    OCLC/WorldCa150387626

    Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry (Cambridge, ) Studies in Heliodorus (Cambridge, ) Theocritus. A Selection (Cambridge, ) Theocritus: Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus (Berkeley, ) Plato's Symposium (Oxford, ) Tradition and Innovation in Hellenistic Poetry (ásamt M. Fantuzzi) (Cambridge, ). The Greek Bucolic Poets (); James H. Hallard, trans., The Idylls, Epigrams and Other Poems of Theocritus with the Fragments of Bion and Moschus (); Gilbert Lawall, Theocritus' Coan Pastorals: A Poetry Book (); and Thomas G. Rosenmeyer, The Green Cabinet: Theocritus and the European Pastoral Lyric ().

    Books shelved as ancient-greek-poetry: Poems and Fragments by Sappho, The Odes by Pindar, Idylls by Theocritus, Sappho by Sappho, and Greek Lyric Poetry. Kathryn Gutzwiller, A New Hellenistic Poetry Book: VIII 8. Richard Hunter, Notes on the Lithika of Posidippus 9. Martyn Smith, Elusive Stones: Reading Posidippus’ Lithika through Technical Writing on Stones David Schur, A Garland of Stones: Hellenistic Lithika as Reflections on Poetic Transformation

    This volume offers a wide selection of Theocritus Idylls and a number of the Epigrams assigned to him in Greek Anthology. It includes most of the poems usually considered authentically Theocritean. Basing himself firmly on the definitive and extensive commentary of A.S.F. Gow, the author helps students cope with the difficulties they are likely to first encounter with the poet -- his dialect. Hunter, R. L. Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry. Cambridge, The following text is in the public domain and available electronically: Clauss, J. The Best of the Argonauts. The Redefinition of the Epic Hero in Book 1 of Apollonius’ Argonautica. Berkeley, Available at: Best of the Argonauts Course Requirements and Assessment.


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Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry by Richard Hunter Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book focuses on the hymns, mimes and erotic poems of the Greek poet Theocritus, and examines how Theocritus uses the traditions of earlier Greek poetry to recreate past forms in a way that exploits the new conditions under which poetry was written in the third century by: Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry Richard Hunter This book focuses on the hymns, mimes and erotic poems of the Greek poet Theocritus, and examines how Theocritus uses the traditions of earlier Greek poetry to recreate past forms in a way that exploits the new conditions under which poetry was written in the third century BC.

This book focuses on the hymns, mimes and erotic poems of the Greek poet Theocritus, and examines how Theocritus uses the traditions of earlier Greek poetry. This book will attract wide interest, and help in the gradual process of changing perceptions about the cultural life of Alexandria."—Richard Hunter, author of Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry "Susan Stephens' Seeing Double is the first book ever that explores comprehensively and persuasively how, in the political, social and.

Theocritus and the archaeology of Greek poetry. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) R. Hunter Date Publisher Cambridge University Press CLAS Studying Written Texts Section: General Bibliography Next: The Politics of Death in Theocritus' First Previous: Hellenistic studies at a crossroads: exploring.

This book will attract wide interest, and help in the gradual process of changing perceptions about the cultural life of Alexandria."—Richard Hunter, author of Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry"Susan Stephens' Seeing Double is the first book ever that explores comprehensively and persuasively how, in the political, social and.

Richard Hunter is Regius Professor of Greek at Cambridge is the author of many books, including Theocritus: A Selection () and Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry.

Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry (Cambridge, ) Studies in Heliodorus (Cambridge, ) Theocritus. A Selection (Cambridge, ) Theocritus: Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus (Berkeley, ) Plato's Symposium (Oxford, ) Tradition and Innovation in Hellenistic Poetry (with M.

Fantuzzi) (Cambridge, ). The bucolic Idylls of Theocritus are the first literature to invent a fully fictional world that is not an image of reality but an alternative to it. It is thereby distinguished from the other Idylls and from Hellenistic poetry as a whole.

This book examines these poems in the light of. Theocritus, Greek poet, the creator of pastoral poetry. His poems were termed eidyllia (“idylls”), a diminutive of eidos, which may mean “little poems.” There are no certain facts as to Theocritus’s life beyond those supplied by the idylls themselves.

Certainly he lived in Sicily and at various. Get this from a library. Theocritus and the archaeology of Greek poetry. [Richard Lawrence Hunter]. Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus by Theocritus,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. ‘Theocritus and the Demythologizing of Poetry’ in Depew–Obbink () –51 Fantuzzi, M.

‘An Aristarchan Reading of Apollonius’ Argonautica ' Seminari Romani di Cultura Greca 3: – Modern writing about colonialism is powerfully applied to the Hellenistic situation. This book will attract wide interest, and help in the gradual process of changing perceptions about the cultural life of Alexandria."--Richard Hunter, author of "Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry.

Theocritus: Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus: : Hunter, Richard: Libri in altre Ciao, Accedi. Account e liste Accedi Account e liste Resi e ordini. Iscriviti a. Prime Carrello. Tutte le categorie. VAI Ricerca Ciao Scegli il tuo Format: Copertina rigida. BIBLIOGRAPHY.

Effe, B. Theokrit und die griechische Bukolik. Darmstadt, Fantuzzi, M., and R. Hunter. Tradition and Innovation in Hellenistic Poetry.

Cambridge. Evina Sistakou is Professor of Greek Literature at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She is the author of The Geography of Callimachus and Hellenistic Avant-Garde Poetry (Athensin Modern Greek), Reconstructing the Epic.

Cross-Readings of the Trojan Myth in Hellenistic Poetry (Leuven ), The Aesthetics of Darkness. Enough of such quibbles. This is a book of formidable learning, full of in-structive, precise observations, and happy in controversy.

MORTIMER CHAMBERS University of California, Los Angeles e-mail: [email protected] Richard Hunter. Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry.

Cam. As the first detailed account of this important poem to show how Theocritus might have drawn on the pharaonic traditions of Egypt as well as earlier Greek poetry, this book affords unique insight into how praise poetry for Ptolemy and his wife may have helped to negotiate the adaptation of Greek culture that changed conditions of the new Format: Hardcover.

"Susan Stephens is interested in how the poetry of Callimachus, Theocritus and Apollonius reflects the Greek engagement with Egypt, and in particular with the traditions of Egyptian kingship and mythology.

The exciting rediscovery through marine archaeology of Ptolemaic Alexandria means that there is currently great interest in the nature of Alexandrian culture, especially in how Greek and. Richard Hunter is Regius Professor of Greek at Cambridge University. He is the author of many books, including Theocritus: A Selection () and Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry .This book will attract wide interest, and help in the gradual process of changing perceptions about the cultural life of Alexandria."--Richard Hunter, author of "Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry"Susan Stephens' "Seeing Double is the first book ever that explores comprehensively and persuasively how, in the political, social and.This book does for Callimachus' Iambs what Hunter's 'Theocritus and the Archaeology of Greek Poetry' did for the Idylls."—Nita Krevans, University of Minnesota "Acosta-Hughes, in this newest appraisal, has bypassed the initial handicap posed by the physical state of the Iambi through substantial exploration of the tradition of Callimachus.