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Apollonius Rhodius /
edited by M.A. Harder, R.F. Regtuit, G.C. Wakker.
imprint
Leuven, Belgium ; Sterling, Va. : Peeters, 2000.
description
viii, 271 p. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9042909277 (pbk.)
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imprint
Leuven, Belgium ; Sterling, Va. : Peeters, 2000.
isbn
9042909277 (pbk.)
general note
Papers of the Groningen Workshop on Hellenistic Poetry 4: Apollonius Rhodius, Groningen, 2-4 Sept. 1998.
catalogue key
4680756
 
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
Containing a wide range of articles, this text surveys current developments in research on Apollonius. Several of the articles show how recent developments in modern literary can lead to more refined insights in our understanding of Apollonius' poetry.
Long Description
This volume contains the papers of the "Groningen Workshop on Hellenistic Poetry 4 : Apollonius Rhodius" (Groningen, 2-4 September 1998). During the workshop a first draft of the papers was discussed and commented on by an international group of specialists in the field of Hellenistic poetry. The volume contains a wide range of articles and thus provides a survey of current developments in research on Apollonius. Several articles show how recent developments in modern literary criticism or linguistics can lead to new or more refined insights in our understanding of Apollonius' poetry. Others show how a renewed analysis of selected passages can contribute to our overall view of this poet. This volume is the fourth of a series. Every two years a Workshop on Hellenistic Poetry takes place at the University of Groningen, the papers of which are published in the series "Hellenistica Groningana".
Long Description
This volume contains the papers of the "Groningen Workshop on Hellenistic Poetry 4 : Apollonius Rhodius" (Groningen, 2-4 September 1998). During the workshop a first draft of the papers was discussed and commented on by an international group of specialists in the field of Hellenistic poetry. volume contains a wide range of articles and thus provides a survey of current developments in research on Apollonius. Several articles show how recent developments in modern literary criticism or linguistics can lead to new or more refined insights in our understanding of Apollonius' poetry. Others show how a renewed analysis of selected passages can contribute to our overall view of this poet. two years a Workshop on Hellenistic Poetry takes place at the University of Groningen, the papers of which are published in the series "Hellenistica Groningana" (Peeters 2001)
Main Description
This volume contains the papers of the "Groningen Workshop in Hellenistic Poetry 4: Apollonius Rhodius" (Groningen, 2-4 September 1998). During the workshop a first draft of the papers was discussed & commented on by an international group of specialists in the field of Hellenistic poetry. The volume contains a wide range of articles & this provides a survey of current developments in research on Apollonius.
Table of Contents
Tin reception of Apollonius in Imperial Green Literaturep. 1
Cosmos without Imperium: The Argonautic Journey through Timep. 11
The Scepticism of Apollonius' Argonauticap. 33
Dur Status Jasons: Besonderkeiten der Darstiellungstechnik in den Argonautika des Apollonios Rhodiosp. 55
On the Margins of Epic: The Foundation-poems of Apolloniusp. 69
Apollonius Rhodius and the Traditions of Latin Epic Poetryp. 85
The Supplication Motif In Apollonius Rhodius' Argonauticap. 105
Non-epic Features in the Language of Apollonius Rhodiusp. 129
Iphigeneia in Colchisp. 155
The Particle Htoi in Apollonian Narrativep. 173
Writing Epic for the Ptolemaic Courtp. 195
Vom Oayma zum Tpayma: Der Adler und Prometheusp. 217
Apollonius' Masterplot: Narrative Strategy in Argonautica 1p. 239
Index of Passages discussedp. 267
Index of Greek wordsp. 269
Index of Names and Subjectsp. 270
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