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Conclusion

Yuriko Saito

in Everyday Aesthetics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199278350
eISBN:
9780191707001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278350.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Several issues emerge from exploring everyday aesthetics. First, its normative mission to illuminate the hidden aesthetic potential of the ordinary may conflict with its descriptive role in analyzing ... More


A Praetexta?

Patrick Kragelund

in Roman Historical Drama: The Octavia In Antiquity and Beyond

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198718291
eISBN:
9780191787614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718291.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The chapter argues for strong generic continuity between the Republican and Imperial praetextae and the Octavia, the latter being ‘similar to tragedies’ but still emphatically Roman, be it in its ... More


Recovering a Lost Genre

Patrick Kragelund

in Roman Historical Drama: The Octavia In Antiquity and Beyond

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198718291
eISBN:
9780191787614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718291.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The introduction places the book and its aims in the context of on-going reassessments of Roman Imperial theatre. It outlines the way Romantic bias against Roman tragedy and historical drama, as ... More


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