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Earmarks: Derrida's Reinvention of Philosophical Writing in ‘Plato's Pharmacy’

Michael Naas

in Derrida and Antiquity

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199545544
eISBN:
9780191720598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545544.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter demonstrates through a close reading of Derrida's crucial 1968 work ‘Plato's Pharmacy’ how Derrida's early engagement with Plato's theory of language came to be reflected in Derrida's ... More


The <i>Aeneid</i> as ‘Weaker Text’ and Fulgentius’ Radical Hermeneutics

Shadi Bartsch

in Complex Inferiorities: The Poetics of the Weaker Voice in Latin Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198814061
eISBN:
9780191851711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814061.003.0013
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The shadow of Vergil and the tensions of competing interpretations constitute the main concern of this chapter. It first demonstrates that allegorical interpretation, although an established practice ... More


Grand Designs: Unrolling Epistles 2

Christopher Whitton

in Pliny the Book-Maker: Betting on Posterity in the Epistles

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198729464
eISBN:
9780191796357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729464.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter subjects Epistles 2 to sustained scrutiny, arguing for minute signs of grand designs in the ‘architexture’ of Pliny’s prose. It addresses in turn: the importance of proportion, from the ... More


Pliny Book 8: Two Viewpoints and the Pedestrian Reader

Ruth Morello

in Pliny the Book-Maker: Betting on Posterity in the Epistles

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198729464
eISBN:
9780191796357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729464.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter is inspired by Bodel’s earlier discussion of the famous paired Epistles 8.10 and 8.11 to look at the ‘choreography’ of book 8 more generally. Insisting on the necessity of adopting a ... More


Introduction: Performance and the Second-Best City

Marcus Folch

in The City and the Stage: Performance, Genre, and Gender in Plato's Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190266172
eISBN:
9780190266196
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190266172.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter presents the volume’s principal contentions and foci of inquiry: the Laws and its project of rehabilitating ancient Greek mousikê and Athenian performance culture. It also provides a ... More


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