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Title The Cambridge companion to Roman satire / edited by Kirk Freudenburg
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 352 pages)
Series Cambridge companions to literature
Cambridge companions to literature
Contents Rome's first 'satirists' : themes and genre in Ennius and Lucilius / Frances Muecke -- The restless companion : Horace, Satires 1 and 2 / Emily Gowers -- Speaking from silence : the Stoic paradoxes of Persius / Andrea Cucchiarelli -- The poor man's feast : Juvenal / Victoria Rimell -- Citation and authority in Seneca's Apocolocyntosis / Ellen O'Gorman -- Late arrivals : Julian and Boethius / Joel Relihan -- Epic allusion in Roman satire / Catherine Connors -- Sleeping with the enemy : satire and philosophy / Roland Mayer -- The satiric maze : Petronius, satire, and the novel / Victoria Rimell -- Satire as aristocratic play / Thomas Habinek -- Satire in a ritual context / Fritz Graf -- Satire and the poet : the body as self-referential symbol / Alessandro Barchiesi and Andrea Cucchiarelli -- The libidinal rhetoric of satire / Erik Gunderson -- Roman satire in the sixteenth century / Colin Burrow -- Alluding to satire : Rochester, Dryden, and others / Dan Hooley -- The Horatian and the Juvenalesque in English letters / Charles Martindale -- The 'presence' : of Roman satire : modern receptions and their interpretative implications / Duncan Kennedy -- The turnaround : a volume retrospect on Roman satires / John Henderson
Summary An international team of scholars provides a stimulating introduction to Roman satire's core practitioners and practice, placing them within the contexts of Greco-Roman literary and political history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-341) and index
Notes English
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Subject Lindau, Erich.
Satire, Latin -- History and criticism
Literature -- history
Rome -- In literature
Roman World
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Freudenburg, Kirk, 1961-
ISBN 0511998945
0521006279 (pbk.)
9780521006279 (pbk.)
Other Titles Roman satire