A Companion to Classical Receptions (Blackwell Companions to by Lorna Hardwick,Christopher Stray

By Lorna Hardwick,Christopher Stray

analyzing the large quantity of how during which the humanities, tradition, and regarded Greece and Rome were transmitted, interpreted, tailored and used, A significant other to Classical Receptions explores the influence of this phenomenon on either historical and later societies.

  • Provides a complete creation and review of classical reception - the translation of classical paintings, tradition, and inspiration in later centuries, and the quickest starting to be zone in classics
  • Brings jointly 34 essays by way of a global staff of individuals excited by historical and glossy reception innovations and practices
  • Combines shut readings of key receptions with wider contextualization and discussion
  • Explores the impression of Greek and Roman tradition around the globe, together with the most important new parts in Arabic literature, South African drama, the historical past of images, and modern ethics

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