The Greek genius and its influence

select essays and estracts
  • 306 Pages
  • 4.91 MB
  • English
Yale University Press, H. Milford, Oxford University Press , New Haven, London
National characteristics, Greek., Greek literature -- History and criticism., Greece -- Intellectual
Statemented. by Lane Cooper
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 306 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22902097M

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The essays in this volume present new insights into the far-reaching influence of an early oral culture on subsequent development after the spread of literacy. At the outset, revisionist essays on the Homeric epics examine such questions as historical memory, Homer's audience(s), descriptive strategies, ring-composition, and the status of orality as a constitutive feature of the.

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