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Juvenal and the satiric genre

Author: Frederick Jones
Publisher: London : Duckworth, 2007.
Series: Classical literature and society.
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"While claiming to stand outside literature altogether, Roman verse satire was the most aggressively literary of Roman genres, Juvenal's particularly so. In the opening lines of the corpus, his performance creates an arena in which the various genres of his Graeco-Roman cultural inheritance jostle to be heard, and are suppressed by his own generic identity." "In Juvenal and the Satiric Genre Frederick Jones  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Jones, Frederick, 1955-
Juvenal and the satiric genre.
London : Duckworth, 2007
(OCoLC)141384909
Named Person: Juvenal; Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis; Juvenal.; Juvenal.; Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Jones
ISBN: 9781849667791 1849667799
OCLC Number: 842264828
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 214 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The satirists on satire and its models --
The generic landscape --
Names and naming in satire and other genres --
Major roles in Horace and Juvenal --
The satirists and epic --
Other genres in satire --
Juvenal and performance --
Juvenal's satiric identity.
Series Title: Classical literature and society.
Responsibility: Frederick Jones.

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Considers Greek and Roman literature primarily in relation to genre and theme. This series also aims to place writer and original addressee in their social context. It is suitable for both scholar  Read more...

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