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Theocritus and the archaeology of Greek poetry
Preface List of conventions and abbreviations 1. Locating the site 2. 'All the twos': Idyll 22 3. Idyll 16: poet and patron 4. Idyll 15: imitations of mortality 5. Idyll 18 and the lyric past 6. ForExpand
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Tradition and innovation in Hellenistic poetry
1. Performance and genre 2. The aetiology of Callimachus' Aitia 3. The Argonautica of Apollonius and epic tradition 4. Theocritus and the bucolic genre 5. Epic in a minor key 6. The style ofExpand
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The Argonautica of Apollonius: General index
1. Introduction 2. Modes of heroism 3. Images of love 4. The gods and the divine 5. The poet and his poem 6. The Argonautica and its Ptolemaic context 7. Argonautica and Aeneid Appendix: hen aeismaExpand
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Plato's Symposium
Plato's Symposium tells of a dinner party at a crucial point in Athenian history at which the guests decide that they will each in turn deliver a speech in praise of love. The humourous and brilliantExpand
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Critical Moments in Classical Literature: Studies in the Ancient View of Literature and its Uses
Introduction 1. Aristophanes' Frogs and the critical tradition 2. Readings of Homer: Euripides' Cyclops 3. Comic moments 4. The ugly peasant and the naked virgins: Dionysius of Halicarnassus, OnExpand
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What Is Pastoral
Preface Acknowledgments Frequently Cited Works Prologue 1: Representative Anecdotes and Ideas of Pastoral 2: Mode and Genre 3: Pastoral Convention 4: Representative Shepherds 5: Pastoral Speakers 6:Expand
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The new comedy of Greece and Rome
1. Introduction 2. The form of new comedy: the comic prologue: the five-act structure: rhythmical structures: some comic techniques 3. Plots and motifs: the stereotyping of comedy 4. Themes andExpand
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