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The Resource Arion's lyre : archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry, Benjamin Acosta-Hughes

Arion's lyre : archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry, Benjamin Acosta-Hughes

Label
Arion's lyre : archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry
Title
Arion's lyre
Title remainder
archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Acosta-Hughes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Arion's Lyre examines how Hellenistic poetic culture adapted, reinterpreted, and transformed Archaic Greek lyric through a complex process of textual, cultural, and creative reception. Looking at the ways in which the poetry of Sappho, Alcaeus, Ibycus, Anacreon, and Simonides was preserved, edited, and read by Hellenistic scholars and poets, the book shows that Archaic poets often look very different in the new social, cultural, and political setting of Hellenistic Alexandria. For example, the Alexandrian Sappho evolves from the singer of Archaic Lesbos but has distinct associations and contex
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acosta-Hughes, Benjamin
Dewey number
884/.0109
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3092
LC item number
.A53 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek poetry
  • Greek poetry, Hellenistic
  • Intertextuality
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Greek poetry
  • Greek poetry, Hellenistic
  • Intertextuality
  • Egypt
Label
Arion's lyre : archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry, Benjamin Acosta-Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preserving her Aeolic song : traces of Alexandrian Sappho -- Lyric into elegy : Sappho again -- Alcaeus : voice and metaphor of the symposium -- From Samos to Alexandria : earlier court poets and their legacies -- Simonides recalled : imitations of a poikilos original -- Lyric transformed
Control code
593341546
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834891
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 253158
  • 22573/cttvb40
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593341546
Label
Arion's lyre : archaic lyric into Hellenistic poetry, Benjamin Acosta-Hughes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preserving her Aeolic song : traces of Alexandrian Sappho -- Lyric into elegy : Sappho again -- Alcaeus : voice and metaphor of the symposium -- From Samos to Alexandria : earlier court poets and their legacies -- Simonides recalled : imitations of a poikilos original -- Lyric transformed
Control code
593341546
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400834891
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 253158
  • 22573/cttvb40
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593341546

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