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Gestures : Essays in Ancient History, Literature, and Philosophy Presented to Alan l Boegehold.

By: Contributor(s): Publisher: Havertown : Oxbow Books, Limited, 2003Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (376 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9781785707841
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gestures : Essays in Ancient History, Literature, and Philosophy Presented to Alan l BoegeholdDDC classification:
  • 937
LOC classification:
  • B171.G478 2017
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Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Biography of Alan L. Boegehold -- PART ONE: LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY -- 1. A Divine Audience for the Celebration of Asopichus' Victory in Pindar's Fourteenth Olympian Ode (Lucia Athanassaki) -- 2. Ποῖ δὴ καὶ πόθεν -- Self-Motion in Plato's Phaedrus (Geoffrey W. Bakewell) -- 3. Drinking from the Sources: John Barton's Tantalus and the Epic Cycle (Deborah Boedeker) -- 4. Mania and Melancholy: Some Stoic Texts on Insanity (Margaret Graver) -- 5. A Gesture in Archilochos 118 (West)? (Carolin Hahnemann) -- 6. When an Identity Was Expected: The Slaves in Aristophanes' Knights (Jeffrey Henderson) -- 7. Nemesis and Phthonos (David Konstan) -- 8. A Reading of Ausonius, Professores I (Joseph Pucci) -- 9. Horace epi. 1. 13: Compliments to Augustus (Michael C. J. Putnam) -- 10. When A Gesture Was Misinterpreted: didonai titthion in Menander's Samia (Adele C. Scafuro) -- 11. Optical Illusions in Ancient Greece (Philip Thibodeau) -- 12. Gesture (W. F. Wyatt, Jr) -- PART TWO: HISTORY, LAW, AND EPIGRAPHY -- 13. Some Observations on the Appianos sarcophagus (IGUR 1700) (Gregory Bucher) -- 14. The First Tragic Contest: Revision Revised (Anne P. Burnett) -- 15. Notes for a Philologist (John McK. Camp) -- 16. Two Passages in Thucydides (Mortimer Chambers) -- 17. Livy's Narrative Habit (Jane D. Chaplin) -- 18. Athenian Prostitution as a Liberal Profession (Edward E. Cohen) -- 19. Sanides and Sanidia (John E. Fischer) -- 20. Thuc. 2.13.3: 600 T. of Tribute (Charles W. Fornara) -- 21. Delivering the Go(o)ds: Demetrius Poliorcetes and Hellenistic Divine Kingship (Peter Green) -- 22. Lysias 14 and 15. A note on the γραφὴ ἀστρατείας (Mogens H. Hansen) -- 23. Counterproposal at Carthage (Aristotle, Politics II.11.5-6) (G. L. Huxley) -- 24. Kallias A (IG I3 52A) and Thucydides 2.13.3 (James J. Kennelly).
25. Slander in Ancient Athens: A Common Law Perspective (William T. Loomis) -- 26. The Bones of Orestes (David D. Phillips) -- 27. The Ostracism of Damon (Kurt A. Raaflaub) -- 28. The Date of Pnyx III: SEG XII 87, the Law of Eukrates on Tyranny (337/6 B.C.) (M. B. Richardson) -- 29. Archon Dates, Atthidographers, and the Sources of Ath. Pol. 22-26 (James P. Sickinger) -- 30. A Major Athenian Letter-Cutter ca. 410 to ca. 380: The Cutter of IG II2 17 (S. V. Tracy).
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Biography of Alan L. Boegehold -- PART ONE: LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY -- 1. A Divine Audience for the Celebration of Asopichus' Victory in Pindar's Fourteenth Olympian Ode (Lucia Athanassaki) -- 2. Ποῖ δὴ καὶ πόθεν -- Self-Motion in Plato's Phaedrus (Geoffrey W. Bakewell) -- 3. Drinking from the Sources: John Barton's Tantalus and the Epic Cycle (Deborah Boedeker) -- 4. Mania and Melancholy: Some Stoic Texts on Insanity (Margaret Graver) -- 5. A Gesture in Archilochos 118 (West)? (Carolin Hahnemann) -- 6. When an Identity Was Expected: The Slaves in Aristophanes' Knights (Jeffrey Henderson) -- 7. Nemesis and Phthonos (David Konstan) -- 8. A Reading of Ausonius, Professores I (Joseph Pucci) -- 9. Horace epi. 1. 13: Compliments to Augustus (Michael C. J. Putnam) -- 10. When A Gesture Was Misinterpreted: didonai titthion in Menander's Samia (Adele C. Scafuro) -- 11. Optical Illusions in Ancient Greece (Philip Thibodeau) -- 12. Gesture (W. F. Wyatt, Jr) -- PART TWO: HISTORY, LAW, AND EPIGRAPHY -- 13. Some Observations on the Appianos sarcophagus (IGUR 1700) (Gregory Bucher) -- 14. The First Tragic Contest: Revision Revised (Anne P. Burnett) -- 15. Notes for a Philologist (John McK. Camp) -- 16. Two Passages in Thucydides (Mortimer Chambers) -- 17. Livy's Narrative Habit (Jane D. Chaplin) -- 18. Athenian Prostitution as a Liberal Profession (Edward E. Cohen) -- 19. Sanides and Sanidia (John E. Fischer) -- 20. Thuc. 2.13.3: 600 T. of Tribute (Charles W. Fornara) -- 21. Delivering the Go(o)ds: Demetrius Poliorcetes and Hellenistic Divine Kingship (Peter Green) -- 22. Lysias 14 and 15. A note on the γραφὴ ἀστρατείας (Mogens H. Hansen) -- 23. Counterproposal at Carthage (Aristotle, Politics II.11.5-6) (G. L. Huxley) -- 24. Kallias A (IG I3 52A) and Thucydides 2.13.3 (James J. Kennelly).

25. Slander in Ancient Athens: A Common Law Perspective (William T. Loomis) -- 26. The Bones of Orestes (David D. Phillips) -- 27. The Ostracism of Damon (Kurt A. Raaflaub) -- 28. The Date of Pnyx III: SEG XII 87, the Law of Eukrates on Tyranny (337/6 B.C.) (M. B. Richardson) -- 29. Archon Dates, Atthidographers, and the Sources of Ath. Pol. 22-26 (James P. Sickinger) -- 30. A Major Athenian Letter-Cutter ca. 410 to ca. 380: The Cutter of IG II2 17 (S. V. Tracy).

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