The Rhetoric Of The Roman Fake

Autore: Irene Peirano
Editore: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139560387
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Previous scholarship on classical pseudepigrapha has generally aimed at proving issues of attribution and dating of individual works, with little or no attention paid to the texts as literary artefacts. Instead, this book looks at Latin fakes as sophisticated products of a literary culture in which collaborative practices of supplementation, recasting and role-play were the absolute cornerstones of rhetorical education and literary practice. Texts such as the Catalepton, the Consolatio ad Liviam and the Panegyricus Messallae thus illuminate the strategies whereby Imperial audiences received and interrogated canonical texts and are here explored as key moments in the Imperial reception of Augustan authors such as Virgil, Ovid and Tibullus. The study of the rhetoric of these creative supplements irreverently mingling truth and fiction reveals much not only about the neighbouring concepts of fiction, authenticity and reality, but also about the tacit assumptions by which the latter are employed in literary criticism.

Latin Pseudepigrapha

Autore: Evelyn Holst Clift
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The Pseudepigrapha And Christian Origins

Autore: Gerbern S. Oegema
Editore: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0567099784
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In the Seminar "The Pseudepigrapha and Christian Origins" of the "Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas", chaired from 2000 to 2006 by Professors James H. Charlesworth (Princeton) and Gerbern S. Oegema (McGill), the relation between the Pseudepigrapha and the New Testament has been discussed systematically and intensively in a way never seen before. The Pseudepigrapha investigated included the Old Testament ones and those found in the Qumran as well as the Pseudepigrapha of the New Testament and the ones used in the Early Church. The seminar and its participants, who were all internally renowned experts from around the world, have focused on the use, adaptation, reinterpretation and further development of non-canonical traditions (except for Philo, Josephus, the Essene and early Rabbinic writings) in the canonical writings of Early Christianity. The seminar has met in total five times in various locations, while systematically being arranged around the following topics: The Pseudepigrapha and the Synoptic Gospels, the Gospel of John, the Epistles of Paul, the Other New Testament Writings, and the Revelation of John.

New Testament Studies

Autore: Bruce Manning Metzger
Editore: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004061637
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Studia In Veteris Testamenti Pseudepigrapha

Autore: Johannes Tromp
Editore: BRILL
ISBN: 9789004097797
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This book offers a new critical edition of the Jewish pseudepigraphon ''The Assumption of Moses'' (1st century A.D.). Moreover, an extensive introduction and commentary included in this volume provide a detailed interpretation of the Assumption of Moses.

Ancient Greece And Rome

ISBN: 0195170725
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Kommentar Zu Seneca Maior Controversiae Buch I

Autore: Francesco Citti
Editore: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 3110493063
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Håkanson verstarb im Juni 1987, direkt nach der Fertigstellung seiner Edition der Controversiae und Suasoriae Senecas d. Ä. In seiner Praefatio verwies Håkanson auf einen in Vorbereitung befindlichen Kommentar zu diesen Werken, der aber aufgrund seines Todes nie veröffentlicht wurde. Dieser Band präsentiert seinen Kommentar zum ersten Buch der Controversiae – den einzigen Teil, den der Gelehrte in einem fortgeschrittenen Stadium hinterließ.

Plagiarism In Latin Literature

Autore: Scott McGill
Editore: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107019370
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A study of the concept of plagiarism in Rome and the functions that accusations and denials had in Roman culture.

The Poetics Of Late Latin Literature

Autore: Ja? Elsner
Editore: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190629630
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The aesthetic changes in late Roman literature speak to the foundations of modern Western culture. The dawn of a modern way of being in the world, one that most Europeans and Americans would recognize as closely ancestral to their own, is to be found not in the distant antiquity of Greece nor in the golden age of a Roman empire that spanned the Mediterranean, but more fundamentally in the original and problematic fusion of Greco-Roman culture with a new and unexpected foreign element-the arrival of Christianity as an exclusive state religion. For a host of reasons, traditionalist scholarship has failed to give a full and positive account of the formal, aesthetic and religious transformations of ancient poetics in Late Antiquity. The Poetics of Late Latin Literature attempts to capture the excitement and vibrancy of the living ancient tradition reinventing itself in a new context in the hands of a series of great Latin writers mainly from the fourth and fifth centuries AD. A series of the most distinguished expert voices in later Latin poetry as well as some of the most exciting new scholars have been specially commissioned to write new papers for this volume.