HELLENIC STUDIES SERIES
Cover: The Culture of Kitharoidia, from Harvard University PressCover: The Culture of Kitharoidia in PAPERBACK

Hellenic Studies Series 15

The Culture of Kitharoidia

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PAPERBACK

$18.95 • £15.95 • €17.00

ISBN 9780674021389

Publication Date: 12/01/2010

Short

652 pages

5-1/2 x 9 inches

5 black and white halftones, 5 line drawings

Center for Hellenic Studies > Hellenic Studies Series

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  • Prelude
  • 1. Early kitharôidia: Myth, Legend, History
  • 2. Panathenaic kitharôidia
  • 3. Greek Music in the Persian Tent: Timotheos of Miletos in Athens
  • 4. Pop Stars: Kitharodic Celebrity in the Late Classical and Hellenistic Ages
  • 5. Imperial Kitharodes
  • Epilogue

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