A Companion to Roman Love Elegy (Blackwell Companions to the by Barbara K. Gold

By Barbara K. Gold

A spouse to Roman Love Elegy is the 1st accomplished paintings committed exclusively to the learn of affection elegy. The style is explored via 33 unique essays thatoffer new and leading edge ways to precise elegists and the self-discipline as a whole.

  • Contributors characterize quite a number verified names and more youthful students, all of whom are revered specialists of their fields
  • Contains unique, by no means prior to released essays, that are either obtainable to a large viewers and supply a brand new method of the affection elegists and their work
  • Includes 33 essays at the Roman elegists Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, Sulpicia, and Ovid, in addition to their Greek and Roman predecessors and later writers who have been stimulated by way of their work
  • Recent years have noticeable an explosion of curiosity in Roman elegy from students who've used quite a few serious techniques to open up new avenues of understanding


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