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Classical Literature and Its Reception

An Anthology

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Appreciation,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Hellenic languages,
  • English poetry,
  • British Isles,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • CLASSICAL LITERATURE_TRANSLATIONS INTO ENGLISH,
  • Literary Collections / Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Classical influences

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert Demaria (Editor), Robert Brown (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages552
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405203M
    ISBN 10140511293X
    ISBN 109781405112932

    The book known in English as The Arabian Nights’ Entertainments or A Thousand and One Nights bears the imprint of many different times, places and individuals. The history of its transmission, translation, expurgation and falsification is nearly as fabulous as the tales told by its most famous character, Shahrazād (Scheherezade).Cited by: 4. Get this from a library! On coming after: studies in post-classical Greek literature and its reception. Contains essays on Greek literature after Alexander and its reception at Rome and elsewhere. This book features the high poetry of Ptolemaic Alexandria studies in post-classical Greek literature and its reception\/span> \u00A0\u00A0.

    David Hopkins and Charles Martindale. Paperback 07 July Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature. The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature.   Free Online Library: Proba's cento: its date, purpose, and reception. by "The Classical Quarterly"; History Literature, writing, book reviews Languages and linguistics Centos Criticism and interpretation Latin literature. Printer Friendly. 24,, articles and books. Periodicals Literature.

    Preview. Henry Power’s book, Epic into Novel: Henry Fielding, Scriblerian Satire, and the Consumption of Classical Literature, is a highly readable contribution to the field of classical reception studies in English literature, while also being an important contribution to the field of eighteenth-century studies in its own right. The book centers on the reception of ancient epic and the.   The classical purpose for teaching literature is the same as the classical purpose for teaching anything: to cultivate wisdom and virtue so that the student is better able to know and enjoy God. Classical literature exposes the student to models of virtue. It also places demands on his intellect, thus developing his intellectual virtues.


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Classical Literature & its Reception 1st Edition by Robert DeMaria Jr. (Editor), Robert D. Brown (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book 5/5(1). Classical Lit Its Reception book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Gives readers the classical background they need in order toreally appreciate British poetry. His main area of study is eighteenth-century British Literature and, in particular, Samuel 4/5(3). Get this from a library. Classical literature and its reception: an anthology.

[Robert DeMaria, Jr.; Robert D Brown;] -- "Many present-day readers of literature in English have little background knowledge of classical literature and therefore find it hard to appreciate the relationship between the two traditions.

This. English Translation and Classical Reception is the first genuine cross-disciplinary study bringing English literary history to bear on questions about the reception of classical literary texts, and vice versa. The text draws on the author’s exhaustive knowledge of the subject from the early Renaissance to the present.

"This volume fruitfully applies to aspects of Latin literature and its reception the goals and techniques of 'career criticism', that emergent branch of literary study which asks how a writer's oeuvre shapes or perceives itself as a totality, be it prospectively, concurrently or in retrospect, and whether in relation to its own internal stages Manufacturer: Cambridge University Press.

Lorna Hardwick is Professor of Classical Studies and Director of the Reception of Classical Texts Research Project at the Open University. Her publications on Greek cultural history and its reception in modern theatre and literature include Translating Words, Translating Cultures (), New Surveys in the Classics: Reception Studies () and (co-edited with Carol Gillespie) Classics in Post.

Classical reception studies is the study of how the classical world, especially Ancient Greek literature and Latin literature, have been received since is the study of the portrayal and representation of the ancient world from ancient to modern times.

The nature of reception studies is highly interdisciplinary, including literature, art, music, and film. Classic literature is a term most readers are probably familiar with. The term covers a much wider array of works than classical literature.

Older books that retain their popularity are almost always considered to be among the classics. This means that the ancient Greek and Roman authors of classical literature fall into this category as : Esther Lombardi. Classics or classical studies is the study of classical antiquity, and in Western culture traditionally refers to the study of Classical Greek and Roman literature in their original languages of Ancient Greek and Latin, may also include Greco-Roman philosophy, history, and archaeology as secondary subjects.

Traditionally in the West, the study of the Greek and Roman classics. Table of Contents for Classical literature and its reception: an anthology / edited by Robert DeMaria, Jr.

and Robert D. Brown, available from the Library of Congress. Classical Receptions Journal covers all aspects of the reception of the texts and material culture of ancient Greece and Rome from antiquity to the present day.

This special issue offers a systematic study of the concept of anachronism in Greco-Roman antiquity and of the role played by the idea of anachronism in the formation of the concept of.

Robert DeMaria, ROBERT BROWN (éd.), Classical Literature and its Reception: An Anthology. Description de l'éditeur: This anthology presents a selection of works that illustrates the traffic between British poetry and classical literature. # Gives readers the classical background they need in order to really appreciate British poetry.

Classical literature, the literature of ancient Greece and Rome (see Greek literature; Latin literature).The term, usually spelled “classical,” is also used for the literature of any language in a period notable for the excellence and enduring quality of its writers’ works.

In ancient Greece such a period extended from about to Golden Age of Rome ran from about 70 bce to. CLASSICAL LITERARY CAREERS AND THEIR RECEPTION This is a wide-ranging collection of essays on ancient Roman literary careers and their reception in later European literature, with contributions by leading experts.

Starting from the three major Roman models for constructing a literary career – Virgil. Abstract. Reviewing (receiving?) works devoted to the theory and practice of classical reception and its associated scholarship is more than averagely likely to induce selfconsciousness; you read me reading scholars reading Milton reading Virgil, and in doing so I am trying to synthesize a range of 'kinds' of reading of these works - as scholar, teacher, or imagined student - just as Milton Author: Victoria Moul.

★ 01/01/ LITA noted classicist (professor emeritus of the classical tradition, Univ. of Oxford), Jenkyns's diverse interests have resulted in books on Jane Austen and Westminster Abbey in addition to important works on Virgil, Sappho, and the Victorian reception of Greek and Latin : Basic Books.

Reception theory is a version of reader response literary theory that emphasizes each particular reader's reception or interpretation in making meaning from a literary ion theory is generally referred to as audience reception in the analysis of communications models.

In literary studies, reception theory originated from the work of Hans-Robert Jauss in the late s, and the most. A Handbook to Classical Reception in Eastern and Central Europe is the first comprehensive English?]language study of the reception of classical antiquity in Eastern and Central Europe.

This groundbreaking work offers detailed case studies of thirteen countries that are fully contextualized historically, locally, and regionally. The first English-language collection of research. Reception studies have transformed the classics.

Many more literary and cultural texts are now regarded as 'valid' for classical study. And within this process of widening, children's literature has in its turn emerged as being increasingly important.

Books written for children now comprise one of the largest and most prominent bodies of texts to engage with the classical world, with an. The works of two classics professors have made that classicism particularly available to children and have inspired classical reception in later works of Polish children’s literature.

The Mythology of Jan Parandowski (–) links classical past to Polish present in a highly original work laced with erudite anecdotes, modern Author: Jameela Lares.

The distinction between “classic literature” and “classical literature” is somewhat ill-defined and arbitrary, and the terms are often used interchangeably.

But, whereas “classic” generally denotes quality, excellence and timelessness, “classical” usually has additional connotations of.

The Oxford History of Classical Reception (OHCREL) is designed to offer a comprehensive investigation of the numerous and diverse ways in which literary texts of the classical world have stimulated responses and refashioning by English writers.

Covering the full range of English literature from the early Middle Ages to the present day, OHCREL both synthesizes existing .Frankenstein and Its Classics is the first collection of scholarship dedicated to how Frankenstein and works inspired by it draw on ancient Greek and Roman literature, history, philosophy, and myth.

Presenting twelve new essays intended for students, scholars, and other readers of Mary Shelley's novel, the volume explores classical receptions in.