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A Note on the Jerusalem Palimpsest of Euripides *

W. S. Barrett

in Greek Lyric, Tragedy, and Textual Criticism: Collected Papers

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199203574
eISBN:
9780191708183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203574.003.0020
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter confronts the question of the original order of the plays contained in the Jerusalem palimpsest. This is perhaps a trivial question, but it is one which admits of a quite certain answer.


Correctors and Critics II

Alan Cameron

in The Last Pagans of Rome

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199747276
eISBN:
9780199866212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747276.003.0014
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

This chapter argues that the hundreds of corrected literary papyri from Hellenistic and early imperial times without signed subscriptions suggest that it was not untill the 4th century that they ... More


Introduction

Kim Haines-Eitzen

in The Gendered Palimpsest: Women, Writing, and Representation in Early Christianity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195171297
eISBN:
9780199918140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171297.003.0000
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

The introduction begins with a striking example of a “gendered palimpsest”: the variant readings in 1 Clement that differ by giving women a voice or silencing them. The remainder of the chapter ... More


Conclusion

Kim Haines-Eitzen

in The Gendered Palimpsest: Women, Writing, and Representation in Early Christianity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195171297
eISBN:
9780199918140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171297.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

To wrap up the project, this chapter explores the Sinai palimpsest that has the lives of holy women written over the four canonical Gospels.


Nabokov

Gareth Wood

in Javier Marías's Debt to Translation: Sterne, Browne, Nabokov

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199651337
eISBN:
9780191741180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199651337.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Marías's prolonged interest in the work of Vladimir Nabokov is explored in this chapter, starting with a comparison of their public personae. Discussion aims to give a sense of the extent of Marías's ... More


Conclusion

Hester Lees-Jeffries

in England's Helicon: Fountains in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199230785
eISBN:
9780191696473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230785.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

A brief conclusion considers the case for the ways of reading texts, images, objects, and landscapes that the this book has explored, advocating a modus legendi that is active, participatory, and ... More


“Spaces of Time through Times of Space”: Haunting the “Wandering Rocks”

Luke Gibbons

in Joyce'S Ghosts: Ireland, Modernism, and Memory

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226236179
eISBN:
9780226236209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226236209.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The importance of simultaneity in literary modernism is often taken to represent the triumph of space over time, but in the “Wandering Rocks” chapter of Ulysses, Joyce subjects synchronicity itself ... More


Applications to Food Webs: Nestedness and Reciprocal Specialization

James G. Sanderson and Stuart L. Pimm

in Patterns In Nature: The Analysis of Species Co-Occurrences

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226292724
eISBN:
9780226292861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226292861.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

In this chapter, we move from biogeographical patterns to those describing food webs. We cover two ideas. The first asks whether trophic networks have a preponderance of reciprocal specialists. The ... More


The Road as a Corridor of Complexity

Karl Raitz and Nancy O’Malley

in Kentucky's Frontier Highway: Historical Landscapes along the Maysville Road

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813136646
eISBN:
9780813141343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813136646.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

We tend to regard America's roads simplistically, as subsidiary features lurking in the background. But historically, roads were the foreground to travel—their routes and attributes such as gradient ... More


Topologies of the Classical World in Children's Fiction: Palimpsests, Maps, and Fractals

Claudia Nelson and Anne Morey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846031
eISBN:
9780191881268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846031.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This book draws upon cognitive poetics and uses an assortment of works written in Britain and the US for preteen and adolescent readers from 1906 to 2018 to argue that authors typically employ a ... More


Trophies, Relics, and Props: The Life Histories of Objects

Philip Schwyzer

in Shakespeare and the Remains of Richard III

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199676101
eISBN:
9780191762840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676101.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter charts the early modern afterlives of a range of objects associated with the reign and person of Richard III. While some of these things survived because they remained useful in the ... More


1925, London, New York, Paris: Metropolitan Modernisms — Parallax and Palimpsest

Jane Goldma

in The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Literatures in English

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620111
eISBN:
9780748651863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620111.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter studies the concepts of parallax and palimpsest in Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway and Hilda Doolittle's Palimpsest, first describing the cultural and political unrest in 1910, and looking ... More


The Forces That Shape the Quality of the Archaeological Record, I: The Mixing of Archaeological Data

Charles Perreault

in The Quality of the Archaeological Record

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226630823
eISBN:
9780226631011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226631011.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

To identify what processes can be studied we need to understand the forces that shape the quality of the archaeological record. Here are examined the forces that mix archaeological material – i.e. ... More


Toward a Renaissance Culture of Medieval Artifacts

Kurt A. Schreyer

in Shakespeare's Medieval Craft: Remnants of the Mysteries on the London Stage

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452901
eISBN:
9780801455100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452901.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter examines William Shakespeare's authorship, and Renaissance authorship more generally, by focusing on medieval artifacts. It first considers Thomas Warton's views on medieval objects, ... More


The Chester Banns: A Sixteenth-Century Perspective on the Mysteries

Kurt A. Schreyer

in Shakespeare's Medieval Craft: Remnants of the Mysteries on the London Stage

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452901
eISBN:
9780801455100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452901.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter examines sixteenth-century histories of early English drama by focusing on the Chester Banns mystery plays and how they participate in each of the historiographical modes of afterlife, ... More


Epilogue

Suhi Choi

in Right to Mourn: Trauma, Empathy, and Korean War Memorials

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780190855246
eISBN:
9780190855277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190855246.003.0006
Subject:
History, Social History

How would the reunification of two Koreans impact the case of memorializing the Korean War? The unified land of Korea itself will present a unique memorial site of the Korean War that is filled with ... More


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Philip Gerard

in Down the Wild Cape Fear: A River Journey through the Heart of North Carolina

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469602073
eISBN:
9781469608136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469602073.003.0011
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter describes how the author and his team took the journey down the river in stages. The later stages included layovers, and chances to explore the landscape and history surrounding the ... More


“Icarus Spreading his Wings”: The Early Modern City Brought to Life

Jessica Maier

in Rome Measured and Imagined: Early Modern Maps of the Eternal City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226127637
eISBN:
9780226127774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226127774.003.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cartography

The city portrait, like portraits of human beings, arose in the fifteenth century as a commemorative form combining likeness with symbolism. It came to be associated with a category that the ancient ... More


An Andalusi Archipelago

Jonathan Glasser

in The Lost Paradise: Andalusi Music in Urban North Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780226327068
eISBN:
9780226327372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226327372.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter explores the senses of place and historicity that are central to Andalusi musical practice. For its practitioners, Andalusi music is an urban repertoire that comes in city-specific and ... More


Expeausition: Ondaatje’s Skin-Effects

Sarah Jackson

in Tactile Poetics: Touch and Contemporary Writing

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780748685318
eISBN:
9781474412360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748685318.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Developing Didier Anzieu's account of the skin as a palimpsest that preserves traces of experience inscribed on its surface, this chapter reads the ‘palimpsestuous’ quality of Michael Ondaatje's ... More


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