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Author Skinner, Marilyn B
Title A Companion to Catullus
Imprint Chicester : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2007
©2008
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (647 pages)
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Series Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World Ser
Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Half title page -- Series page -- Title page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Notes on Contributors -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Part I The Text and the Collection -- Chapter 2: History and Transmission of the Text -- Chapter 3: Authorial Arrangement of the Collection: Debate Past and Present -- Part II Contexts of Production -- Chapter 4: The Valerii Catulli of Verona -- Chapter 5: The Contemporary Political Context -- Chapter 6: The Intellectual Climate -- Chapter 7: Gender and Masculinity -- Part III Influences -- Chapter 8: Catullus and Sappho -- Chapter 9: Catullus and Callimachus -- Part IV Stylistics -- Chapter 10: Neoteric Poetics -- Chapter 11: Elements of Style in Catullus -- Chapter 12: Catullus and Elite Republican Social Discourse -- Part V Poems and Groups of Poems -- Chapter 13: Catullus and the Programmatic Poem: The Origins, Scope, and Utility of a Concept -- Chapter 14: The Lesbia Poems -- Chapter 15: Sexuality and Ritual: Catullus' Wedding Poems -- Chapter 16: Catullan Intertextuality: Apollonius and the Allusive Plot of Catullus -- Chapter 17: Poem 68: Love and Death, and the Gifts of Venus and the Muses -- Chapter 18: Social Commentary and Political Invective -- Part VI Reception -- Chapter 19: Catullus and Horace -- Chapter 20: Catullus and Vergil -- Chapter 21: Catullus and Roman Love Elegy -- Chapter 22: Catullus and Martial -- Chapter 23: Catullus in the Renaissance -- Chapter 24: The Modern Reception of Catullus -- Part VII Pedagogy -- Chapter 25: Catullus in the Secondary School Curriculum -- Chapter 26: Catullus in the College Classroom -- Part VIII Translation -- Chapter 27: Translating Catullus -- Consolidated Bibliography -- General Index -- Index Locorum
Marilyn B. Skinner is professor of classics at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Her previous publications include Catullus' Passer: The Arrangement of the Book of Polymetric Poems (1981), Catullus in Verona (2003), Vergil, Philodemus, and the Augustans (co-edited, 2004), and Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture (Blackwell, 2005)
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Skinner, Marilyn B. A Companion to Catullus Chicester : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2007 9781444339253
Subject Catullus, Gaius Valerius - Criticism and interpretation
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