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The Dynamics of the Epic Tradition in The Fall of the Roman Empire and Gladiator

Joanna Paul

in Film and the Classical Epic Tradition

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199542925
eISBN:
9780191745881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542925.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

After sketching out the role of Gladiator in the rebirth of cinematic epic, this chapter considers the film's place within a constructed epic tradition, through examination of its alternate ... More


The Modern Origins of the Early Middle Ages

Ian Wood

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199650484
eISBN:
9780191747861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199650484.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Modern Europe has been seen as having its origins in the Fall of the Roman Empire and the Barbarian Invasions of the fourth, fifth, and sixth centuries. As a result, the period has been drawn into a ... More


The Eternal Decline and Fall of Rome: The History of a Dangerous Idea

Edward J. Watts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190076719
eISBN:
9780190076740
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190076719.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

The Eternal Decline and Fall of Rome: The History of a Dangerous Idea traces the development and use of the rhetoric of Roman decline and renewal across 2200 years. Beginning in the Roman Republic at ... More


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