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Simona Griffo, Detective Hero: A Series of “troublems”

Carol Bonomo Jennngs and Christine Palamidessi Moore

in American Woman, Italian Style: Italian Americana's Best Writings on Women

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780823231751
eISBN:
9780823241286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823231751.003.0025
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

In some murder mysteries, the amateur sleuth created by Camilla T. Crespi is Simona Griffo. She wears no fedora, nor does she talk out of the corner of her mouth. She is a transplanted Italian ... More


Roman Heroic Reciprocity

in The Commerce of War: Exchange and Social Order in Latin Epic

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226111872
eISBN:
9780226111902
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226111902.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter reports the socioeconomic relations in the Aeneid, arguing that Vergil presents reciprocal practices as choiceworthy and effective in bringing social solidarity. Vergil provides his epic ... More


“Sad Flower in the Sand”: Camilla Lopez and the Erasure of Memory in Ask the Dust

Meagan Meylor

in John Fante's Ask the Dust: A Joining of Voices and Views

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287864
eISBN:
9780823290352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287864.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

While scholars of Ask the Dust have given considerable attention to the novel’s protagonist Arturo Bandini, his Mexican American love interest Camilla Lopez has been relatively neglected. Scholarship ... More


Dancing with the Dust: Translating Ask the Dust to the Stage

J’aime Morrison

in John Fante's Ask the Dust: A Joining of Voices and Views

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780823287864
eISBN:
9780823290352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823287864.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This essay reconstructs the process of creating DUST, an original dance-theatre adaptation of John Fante’s novel Ask the Dust. The essay details the director’s work with student actors, faculty ... More


Bastards of U.S. Imperialism: Demanding Recognition in the American Family

Faye Caronan

in Legitimizing Empire: Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican Cultural Critique

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039256
eISBN:
9780252097300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039256.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter explores the possibilities and limitations for Filipino American and U.S. Puerto Rican cultural critique by focusing on two documentary films: Camilla Benilao Griggers's Memories of a ... More


Non uiribus aequis: Some problems in Virgil’s battle-scenes

Nicholas Horsfall

in Fifty Years at the Sibyl's Heels: Selected Papers on Virgil and Rome

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198863861
eISBN:
9780191896187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863861.003.0017
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Virgil, it has long been recognized, radically alters the sequence, schedule, participants, and alliances in the battles fought between Aeneas’ landing and the founding of Lavinium; they are above ... More


Dux Femina

Caitlin C. Gillespie

in Boudica: Warrior Woman of Roman Britain

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190609078
eISBN:
9780190875596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609078.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, British and Irish History: BCE to 500CE

Chapter 5 analyzes Tacitus’s image of Boudica as a warrior woman and considers the challenges she poses to Roman conceptions of masculinity. Whereas other women and wives become observers, placed on ... More


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