Greek Mythography In The Roman World

Pub Date : 2004-09-02 | Author : Alan Cameron | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0198038216
ISBN 13 : 9780198038214

By the Roman age the traditional stories of Greek myth had long since ceased to reflect popular culture. Mythology had become instead a central element in elite culture. If one did..

Rome

Pub Date : 2012-07-10 | Author : Greg Woolf | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199972173
ISBN 13 : 0199972176

The very idea of empire was created in ancient Rome and even today traces of its monuments, literature, and institutions can be found across Europe, the Near East, and North Africa..

Work In Progress

Pub Date : 2011-12-06 | Author : Sean Alexander Gurd | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190208714
ISBN 13 : 0190208716

Work in Progress offers an in-depth study of the role of literary revision in the compositional practices and representational strategies of Roman authors at the end of the republi..

Tales Of The Barbarians

Pub Date : 2010-12-01 | Author : Greg Woolf | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 1444390805
ISBN 13 : 9781444390803

Tales of the Barbarians traces the creation of new mythologies in the wake of Roman expansion westward to the Atlantic, and offers the first application of modern ethnographic theo..

Traduire Trahir Travestir

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : Jean-Pierre Martin | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822038883120
ISBN 13 :

Au temps où les études anciennes sont menacées, les analyses présentées dans ces actes de colloque rappellent que la permanence du recours à cet héritage, du Moyen Âge à n..