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Author Chiarini, Sara, author.

Title The so-called nonsense inscriptions on ancient Greek vases between Paideia and Paidiá / by Sara Chiarini
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 543 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Brill studies in Greek and Roman epigraphy ; Volume 10
Brill studies in Greek and Roman epigraphy ; v. 10
Contents 880-01 Appendix Catalogue of Vases and Fragments Carrying Nonsense InscriptionsBibliography; Index
880-01 1.3 Summary Considerations2 Learning to Write and to Read in Ancient Greece; 3 Assessing the Nonsense Inscriptions Against the Scale of LiteracyCompetence; Chapter 4 Περὶ παιδιᾶς or Nonsense Inscriptions and Intellectual Teasing; 1 Literate Nonsense; 1.1 Sense and Nonsense Kept Apart; 1.2 Weaving Sense and Nonsense Together; 2 The Symposion as καιρός for (Literate) Nonsense; 3 A Life Beyond the Symposion; Chapter 5 What if Nonsense Did Make Sense; 1 Melodies and Musical Notes; 2 Barbarika; 3 Voices from Beyond; 4 Summative Remarks; Conclusion; 1 Summary; 2 Is it Nonsense
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 19, 2019)
Subject Inscriptions, Greek.
Vases, Greek -- Inscriptions.
ART -- Sculpture & Installation.
Inscriptions, Greek.
Vases, Greek -- Inscriptions.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018024464
ISBN 9004371206