A Companion to Persius and Juvenal

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Susanna Braund, Josiah Osgood
Wiley, Sep 21, 2012 - Literary Criticism - 628 pages
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A Companion to Persius and Juvenal breaks new ground in its in-depth focus on both authors as "satiric successors"; detailed individual contributions suggest original perspectives on their work, and provide an in-depth exploration of Persius' and Juvenal's afterlives.
  • Provides detailed and up-to-date guidance on the texts and contexts of Persius and Juvenal
  • Offers substantial discussion of the reception of both authors, reflecting some of the most innovative work being done in contemporary Classics
  • Contains a thorough exploration of Persius' and Juvenal's afterlives

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About the author (2012)

Susanna Braund is Professor of Latin Poetry and its Reception at the University of British Columbia. She is the author of Latin Literature (2002), a major edition of Seneca’s De Clementia (2009), and translator of A Lucan Reader. Selections from Civil War (2009).

Josiah Osgood is Professor of Classics at Georgetown University. He is author of Caesar’s Legacy: Civil War and the Emergence of the Roman Empire (2006), Claudius Caesar: Image and Power in the Early Roman Empire (2011), and A Suetonius Reader (2011).

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