Brill's Companion to Valerius Flaccus : Brill's Companion to Valerius Flaccus.

By: Heerink, MarkContributor(s): Manuwald, GesineSeries: Brill's Companions in Classical StudiesPublisher: Leiden : BRILL, 2014Copyright date: ©2014Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (452 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9789004278653Subject(s): Valerius Flaccus, Gaius, -- active 1st century -- Criticism and interpretation.;Valerius Flaccus, Gaius, -- active 1st century. -- ArgonauticaGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Brill's Companion to Valerius Flaccus : Brill's Companion to Valerius FlaccusDDC classification: 873/.01 LOC classification: PA6791 .V5 B75 2014Online resources: Click to View
Contents:
Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- Part 1 Text, Language and Poetic Techniques -- Chapter 2 Utere bono tuo feliciter: The Textual Transmission аnd Manuscript History оf Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 3 Poet and Readers: Reflections on the Verbal and Narrative Art of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 4 Authorial Poetics in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 5 Valerius Flaccus, Virgil and the Poetics of Ekphrasis -- Part 2 Themes and Contexts -- Chapter 6 Myth and Mythopoesis in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 7 War and Love in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 8 Philosophical Ideas in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 9 Romanas veluti saevissima cum legiones Tisiphone regesque movet: Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica and the Flavian Era -- Part 3 Characters -- Chapter 10 A Hero with a Sandal and a Buskin: The Figure of Jason in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 11 Medea: From Epic to Tragedy -- Chapter 12 Teamwork, Leadership and Group Dynamics in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 13 My Family and Other Enemies: Argonautic Antagonists and Valerian Villains -- Part 4 Latin Intertexts -- Chapter 14 Virgilian Prophecy and the Reign of Jupiter in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 15 Ovid and Valerius Flaccus -- Chapter 16 Lucan and Valerius Flaccus: Rerouting the Vessel of Epic Song -- Chapter 17 Valerius Flaccus and Seneca's Tragedies -- Chapter 18 The Epics of Statius and Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 19 Valerius Flaccus in Silius Italicus -- Part 5 Reception -- Chapter 20 Interpres operis alieni? Giovan Battista Pio's Continuation of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Bibliography -- Abstracts of Chapters -- Index of Passages -- General Index.
Summary: Brill's Companion to Valerius Flaccus is the first English-language survey on all key aspects of this Flavian poet. A team of international specialists offers both an account of the state of the art and new insights.
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Ebrary Ebrary Afghanistan
Available EBKAF-N0001964
Ebrary Ebrary Algeria
Available
Ebrary Ebrary Cyprus
Available
Ebrary Ebrary Egypt
Available
Ebrary Ebrary Libya
Available
Ebrary Ebrary Morocco
Available
Ebrary Ebrary Nepal
Available EBKNP-N0001964
Ebrary Ebrary Sudan

Access a wide range of magazines and books using Pressreader and Ebook central.

Enjoy your reading, British Council Sudan.

Available
Ebrary Ebrary Tunisia
Available
Total holds: 0

Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- Part 1 Text, Language and Poetic Techniques -- Chapter 2 Utere bono tuo feliciter: The Textual Transmission аnd Manuscript History оf Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 3 Poet and Readers: Reflections on the Verbal and Narrative Art of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 4 Authorial Poetics in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 5 Valerius Flaccus, Virgil and the Poetics of Ekphrasis -- Part 2 Themes and Contexts -- Chapter 6 Myth and Mythopoesis in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 7 War and Love in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 8 Philosophical Ideas in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 9 Romanas veluti saevissima cum legiones Tisiphone regesque movet: Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica and the Flavian Era -- Part 3 Characters -- Chapter 10 A Hero with a Sandal and a Buskin: The Figure of Jason in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 11 Medea: From Epic to Tragedy -- Chapter 12 Teamwork, Leadership and Group Dynamics in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 13 My Family and Other Enemies: Argonautic Antagonists and Valerian Villains -- Part 4 Latin Intertexts -- Chapter 14 Virgilian Prophecy and the Reign of Jupiter in Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 15 Ovid and Valerius Flaccus -- Chapter 16 Lucan and Valerius Flaccus: Rerouting the Vessel of Epic Song -- Chapter 17 Valerius Flaccus and Seneca's Tragedies -- Chapter 18 The Epics of Statius and Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Chapter 19 Valerius Flaccus in Silius Italicus -- Part 5 Reception -- Chapter 20 Interpres operis alieni? Giovan Battista Pio's Continuation of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica -- Bibliography -- Abstracts of Chapters -- Index of Passages -- General Index.

Brill's Companion to Valerius Flaccus is the first English-language survey on all key aspects of this Flavian poet. A team of international specialists offers both an account of the state of the art and new insights.

Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.