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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The School of Rome: Latin Studies and the Origins of Liberal Education.   

Learned Girls and Male Persuasion: Gender and Reading in Roman Love Elegy

Sharon L. James - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 365 pages
This study transforms our understanding of Roman love elegy, an important and complex corpus of poetry that flourished in the late first century b.c.e. Sharon L. James reads ...
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The Gift of the Nile: Hellenizing Egypt from Aeschylus to Alexander

Phiroze Vasunia - History - 2001 - 360 pages
The Egyptians mesmerized the ancient Greeks for scores of years. The Greek literature and art of the classical period are especially thick with representations of Egypt and ...
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Comparative Literature and Comparative Cultural Studies

Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 356 pages
The volume is the first annual of CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture, a thematic volume with selected papers from material published in the journal in volumes 1.1-4 of ...
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The Threads of The Scarlet Letter: A Study of Hawthorne's Transformative Art

Richard Kopley - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 201 pages
The Threads of The Scarlet Letter offers new discoveries regarding the origins of Hawthorne's masterpiece, as well as critical interpretations based on these discoveries ...
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Plato's Republic and Shakespeare's Rome: A Political Study of the Roman Works

Barbara L. Parker - History - 2004 - 183 pages
This pioneering study argues the influence of Plato's political thought on Shakespeare's Roman works: The Rape of Lucrece, Coriolanus, Julius Caesar, Antony and Cleopatra, and ...
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Isocrates I

Isocrates, David C. Mirhady, Yun Lee Too - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 279 pages
This is the fourth volume in the Oratory of Classical Greece series. Planned for publication over several years, the series will present all of the surviving speeches from the ...
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Homeric Responses

Gregory Nagy - Literary Criticism - 2010
The Homeric Iliad and Odyssey are among the world's foremost epics. Yet, millennia after their composition, basic questions remain about them. Who was Homer—a real or an ideal ...
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Intimate Commerce: Exchange, Gender, and Subjectivity in Greek Tragedy

Victoria Wohl - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 332 pages
Exchanges of women between men occur regularly in Greek tragedy—and almost always with catastrophic results. Instead of cementing bonds between men, such exchanges rend them ...
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Saga of the Jomsvikings

Literary Criticism - 2010
In A.D. 986, Earl Hákon, ruler of most of Norway, won a triumphant victory over an invading fleet of Danes in the great naval battle of Hjórunga Bay. Sailing under his banner ...
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