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The Cambridge companion to Ovid

Author: Philip R Hardie
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accessible but exciting critical handbook on one of the greatest writers of classical antiquity.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides, manuels, etc
Named Person: Ovid; Publius Ovidus Naso; Ovide; Publius Ovidius Naso; Ovid
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip R Hardie
ISBN: 0521772818 9780521772815 0521775280 9780521775281
OCLC Number: 47625308
Description: xvi, 408 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ovid and ancient literary history / Richard Tarrant --
Ovid and early imperial literature / Philip Hardie --
Ovid and empire / Thomas Habinek --
Ovid and the professional discourses of scholarship, religion, rhetoric / Alessandro Schiesaro --
Ovid and genre : evolutions of an elegist / Stephen Harrison --
Gender and sexuality / Alison Sharrock --
Myth in Ovid / Fritz Graf --
Landscape with figures : aesthetics of place in the Metamorphoses and its tradition / Stephen Hinds --
Ovid and the discourses of love : the amatory works / Alison Sharrock --
Metamorphosis in the Metamorphoses / Andrew Feldherr --
Narrative technique and narratology in the Metamorphoses / Alessandro Barchiesi --
Mandati memores : political and poetic authority in the Fasti / Carole Newlands --
Epistolarity : the Heroides / Duncan F. Kennedy --
Ovid's exile poetry : Tristia, Epistulae ex Ponto and Ibis / Gareth Williams --
Ovid in English translation / Raphael Lyne --
Ovid in the Middle Ages : authority and poetry / Jeremy Dimmick --
Love and exile after Ovid / Raphael Lyne --
Re-embodying Ovid : Renaissance afterlives / Colin Burrow --
Recent receptions of Ovid / Duncan F. Kennedy --
Ovid and art / Christopher Allen.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Other Titles: Ovid
Responsibility: edited by Philip Hardie.
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