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Homer and the War of Words

Marc Bizer

in Homer and the Politics of Authority in Renaissance France

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199731565
eISBN:
9780199918478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199731565.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter demonstrates how the Catholic Burgundian parliamentarian Jean Begat used Homer to justify the idea of a single ruler whose subjects practice only one religion, later quoting Homer in ... More


Against the ‘Democratic Turn’: Counter-texts; Counter-contexts; Counter-arguments

Lorna Hardwick

in Classics in the Modern World: A Democratic Turn?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199673926
eISBN:
9780191760570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673926.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter aims to raise some awkward issues and to provoke debate by looking critically at some of the assumptions underlying claims that there has been a ‘democratic turn’. It starts by reviewing ... More


Back to the Demos: An ‘Anti-classical’ Approach to Classics?

Martina Treu

in Classics in the Modern World: A Democratic Turn?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199673926
eISBN:
9780191760570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673926.003.0013
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter discusses theatre and education in the context of present-day Italy: first, it outlines the context of national schools and universities. Secondly, it analyses some case ... More


Aristophanic Performance as an All-inclusive Event: Audience Participation and Celebration in the Modern Staging of Aristophanic Comedy

Angeliki Varakis

in Classics in the Modern World: A Democratic Turn?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199673926
eISBN:
9780191760570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673926.003.0016
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

In addressing the issue of classical reception in modern performance, this chapter considers the way in which Greek director Karolos Koun has dealt with the systematic opportunities the Aristophanic ... More


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