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Harvard Studies in Classical Philology, Volume 108

Edited by Richard F. Thomas

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674417540

Publication Date: 05/30/2016


600 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

2 halftones, 2 line illustrations

Harvard University Department of the Classics > Harvard Studies in Classical Philology


  • Editorial Note [Richard F. Thomas, Mark Schiefsky, and Ivy Livingston]
  • “Trust the God”: Tharsein in Ancient Greek Religion [Miguel Herrero de Jáuregui]
  • Acusilaus of Argos and the Bronze Tablets [Jordi Pàmias]
  • “Just Desserts”: Reversals of Fortune, Feces, Flatus, and Food in Aristophanes’ Wealth [Karen Rosenbecker]
  • Crito’s Character in Plato’s Crito [Yosef Z. Liebersohn]
  • Staging the Divine: Epiphany and Apotheosis in Callimachus HE 1121–1124 [Alexandros Kampakoglou]
  • Muses, Metaphor, and Metapoetics in Catullus 61 [Chistopher Eckerman]
  • The Greek Letters Ascribed to Brutus [Christopher P. Jones]
  • Another Sort of Misogyny: Aeneid 9.140–141 [Jefferds Huyck]
  • Hylas, Hercules, and Valerius Flaccus’ Metamorphosis of the Aeneid [Mark Heerink]
  • Pliny the Younger on His Verse and Martial’s Non-Recognition of Pliny as a Poet [Lowell Edmunds]
  • Caesar’s One Fatal Wound: Suetonius Divus Iulius 82.3 [Eleanor Cowan]
  • Classical Sophism and Philosophy in Pseudo-Plutarch On the Training of Children [Graeme Bourke]
  • Verse Quotations from Festus [Jarrett T. Welsh]
  • Rome in the Alexander Romance [Benjamin Garstad]
  • The Latin of the Magerius (Smirat) Mosaic [James N. Adams]
  • The Construction of a Homoerotic Discourse in the Epigrams of Ausonius [Lucia Floridi]
  • Emperor Theodosius’ Liberty and the Roman Past [Massimiliano Vitiello]
  • Benjamin Larnell, the Last Latin Poet at Harvard Indian College [Thomas Keeline and Stuart M. McManus]
  • Summaries of Dissertations for the Degree of Ph.D.

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