Harvard Studies in Classical Philology: :Greece in Rome v. 97

Harvard Studies in Classical Philology: :Greece in Rome v. 97

Hardback Harvard Studies in Classical Philology

Volume editor Charles Segal

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  • Publisher: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Format: Hardback | 300 pages
  • Dimensions: 137mm x 218mm x 25mm | 454g
  • Publication date: 31 July 1998
  • Publication City/Country: Cambridge, Mass
  • ISBN 10: 0674379454
  • ISBN 13: 9780674379459
  • Illustrations note: 30ill.

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Volume 97 of Harvard Studies in Classical Philology is a special issue, entitled Greece in Rome, comprising revised versions of papers presented at a Loeb Classical Conference on the question of the Greek influence on Roman culture, with a particular though not exclusive emphasis on the Augustan period. The papers reflect the complexity of the relationship between the cultures involved--Greek, Roman, and Italic--and span many fields: history, literature, philosophy, linguistics, religion, and the visual arts. Contributors include: G. W. Bowersock, The Barbarism of the Greeks; John Scheid, Graeco Ritu: A Typically Roman Way of Honoring the Gods; Calvert Watkins, Greece in Italy outside Rome; Gisela Striker, Cicero and Greek Philosophy; Brad Inwood, Seneca in His Philosophical Milieu; Bettina Bergmann, Greek Masterpieces and Roman Recreative Fictions; Elaine K. Gazda, Roman Sculpture and the Ethos of Emulation: Reconsidering Repetition; Ann Kuttner, Republican Rome Looks at Pergamon; Cynthia Damon, Greek Parasites and Roman Patronage; Richard F. Thomas, Vestigia Ruris Urbane Rusticity in Virgil's Georgics; R. J. Tarrant, Greek and Roman in Seneca's Tragedies; Christopher P. Jones, Graia Pandetur ab Urbe; Albert Henrichs, Graecia Capta Roman Views of Greek Culture; and Sarolta A. Takacs, Alexandria in Rome.

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