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Title Homer in the twentieth century : between world literature and the western canon / edited by Barbara Graziosi and Emily Greenwood
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 322 pages) : illustrations
Series Classical presences
Classical presences.
Summary Exploring the crucial place of Homer in the cultural landscape of the 20th century, these essays contributes to debates about the nature of the Western literary canon, the evolving notion of world literature, the relationship between orality and the written word, and the dialogue between texts across time and space
Notes The essays stem from a conference held in Durham, England, July 20-23, 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-311) and index
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Subject Homer -- Criticism and interpretation -- History -- 20th century.
Homer -- Influence.
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Greek influences.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Graziosi, Barbara.
Greenwood, Emily.
ISBN 0191538302 (electronic bk.)
9780191538308 (electronic bk.)