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The Cambridge companion to the Greek and Roman novel

The Cambridge companion to the Greek and Roman novel

Author: Tim Whitmarsh
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Generations of authors, scholars and students have embraced the sophisticated scurrility of Apuleius and Petronius, the elegance of Chariton and Longus, the narrative fireworks of Achilles Tatius and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Literatura łacińska
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Whitmarsh
ISBN: 9780521865906 0521865905 9780521684880 0521684889
OCLC Number: 751454739
Description: XV, [1], 392 s. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction Tim Whitmarsh; Part I. Contexts: 2. Literary milieux Ewen Bowie; 3. The history of sexuality Helen Morales; 4. Cultural identity Susan Stephens; 5. Class Tim Whitmarsh; Part II. The World of the Novel: 6. Religion Froma Zeitlin; 7. Travel James Romm; 8. Body and text Jason Koenig; 9. Time Lawrence Kim; 10. Politics and spectacles Catherine Connors; Part III. Form: 11. Genre Simon Goldhill; 12. Approaching style and rhetoric Andrew Laird; 13. Intertextuality John Morgan and Stephen Harrison; 14. Narrative Tim Whitmarsh and Shadi Bartsch; Part IV. Reception: 15. Ancient readers Richard Hunter; 16. Byzantine readers Joan Burton; 17. The re-emergence of the novel in Western Europe, 1300-1810 Michael Reeve; 18. Novels ancient and modern Gerald Sandy and Stephen Harrison; 19. Modernity and post-modernity Massimo Fusillo.
Series Title: Cambridge Companions to Literature.
Other Titles: Greek and Roman novel
Responsibility: edited by Tim Whitmarsh.
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