Generic enrichment in Vergil and Horace

by S. J. Harrison

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Virgil -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Horace -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Literary form,
  • Latin poetry -- History and criticism,
  • Epic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Meter, Colon, and Rhythm: Simonides (PMG ) and Pindar between Archaic and Classical. Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace S. J. Harrison Harrison argues that one central aspect of this literary flourishing was the way in which different poetic genres or kinds (pastoral, epic, tragedy, etc.) interacted with each other and that that interaction itself was a Author: S. J. Harrison. The influence of Greek elegy upon Vergil. Vergil’s engagement with elegy in terms of generic enrichment and mixing. The elegiac component of Vergil’s poetics and the role of elegy in the Eclogues, Georgics, and Aeneid. Elegiac poems that circulated under Vergil’s name. Maecenas, Messalla, and the politics of poetry and genre. In this paper I intend to examine some instances of narrative and poetic self-consciousness in Aeneid 3 as manifested in the rich textures and inter/intratextualities of its beginning and end. First I discuss the devices used to mark the beginning of the narrative in Book 3 (sailing imagery – key motifs of proems – temporal punctuation) and then I propose a systematic analysis of the end Author: Helen Gasti.

Manuscripts: M | R As is expected in the genre of epic, the first few lines of the poem reveal the outlines of the plot and its significance. And so we know immediately that this is a story about war, arma, and that it will have one main character, virumque; we know that the author is going to have a presence [1: arma virumque: the first word, indicating war as the subject matter of the. A Commentary on Apuleius Metamorphoses XI: The Isis-Book (Brill, 5) [jointly with the seven other members of the Groningen Apuleius Group; author of pp, c, words] Editor / co-editor a nd Contributor. Oxford Re a dings in Vergil's Aeneid (OUP, ; repr. pb. , , hb ) Horace's Odes remain among the most widely read works of classical literature. This volume constitutes the first substantial commentary for a generation on this book, and presents Horace's poems for a new cohort of modern students and scholars.5/5(1). 6 Book Reviews: G. B. Conte, The Poetry of Pathos: Studies in Virgilian 58 () R. Kirstein, Junge Hirten und alte Fischer: die Gedic 20 und 21 des Corpus () S. J. Harrison, Generic Enrichment in Vergil and () A. M. Seider, Memory in Vergil’s Aeneid: Creating the Past.

Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 2 editions Want to Read saving 4/5.   Perugia and the plots of the Monobiblos - Volume 55 - Brian W. Breed you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about sending content to Google Drive. Harrison, S. J. () Generic enrichment in Vergil and Horace, Oxford. Henderson, J. Cited by: 1. The Three Canonical Latin Poets: Virgil, Ovid and Horace Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. In the final book of the Georgics, Depew and Obbink’s Matrices of Genre, and Stephen Harrison’s Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace). Hellenistic poetry catalyzed generic mixing, creating a new aesthetic that influenced even the earliest Roman poetry. Vergil’s poetry reveals a deep recognition of the innovative and dynamic.

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Books. Go Search Hello Select your address 3/5(1). This book responds to an important question of literary history: why did the period BC in Rome produce such a rich range of complex poetical texts. The co-existence of great poets such as Vergil and Horace in contemporary literary circles, and the political stimulus and stability offered by the upheavals of the triumviral period and the following pax Augusta offer a.

Harrison here addresses what he terms generic enrichment by exploring the works of two Augustan poets, Vergil and Horace. There is ample discussion here of the complexity and diversity of literary forms and textures absorbed in the Eclogues, Sermones, Epodes, Georgics, Odes and by: Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace S.

Harrison. Poses new questions about the writings of Vergil and Horace. Offers close readings of important. Get this from a library. Generic enrichment in Vergil and Horace. [S J Harrison] -- "This book is firmly focused on interpreting particular stretches of text, often familiar ones, and presents a series of case studies rather than a vast inclusive account.

It begins with an outline. Get this from a library. Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace. [S J Harrison] -- S.J. Harrison sets out to sketch one answer to a key question in Latin literary history: why did the period c BC in Rome produce such a rich range of complex poetical texts, above all in the.

Harrison is convincing in arguing that generic enrichment, with an eye on elegy in particular, is one of the ways the Epodes update an archaic Greek form with contemporary Roman realities. Harrison observes a movement away from the specifically Archilochean in the book, as Horace sets his sights on a higher genre, lyric.

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Harrison. (ebook) Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace () from Dymocks online store. Harrison sets out to sketch one answer to a key. His previous publications include The Cambridge Companion to Horace (Cambridge, ), Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace () and Horace (Cambridge, ).

Stephen Harrison is Professor of Latin Literature at the University of Oxford, and has written extensively on the works and reception of Horace. Generic enrichment, sometimes known as Kreuzung der Gattungen, is a well-known feature of Roman poetry that plays an integral role in Horatian lyric.

This study explores Horace’s use of metapoetic trees as a tool for enacting and representing his attempts at generic enrichment in the Odes.

After reviewing the traditional origins of genre theory in classical literature and. This introductory chapter presents an account of ancient genre theory (basically Aristotelian ideas about appropriate form matching appropriate content) and surveys modern genre theory to find models for the idea of generic enrichment, looking at the question of generic complexity and interaction in the work of Conte, Cairns, Fowler, and other genre theorists.

Harrison, Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace. Oxford: Oxford University Press,Pp. viii, ISBN $ Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace S. Harrison sets out to sketch one answer to a key question in Latin literary history: why did the period c BC in Rome produce such a rich range of complex poetical texts, above all in the work of.

Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace. By S. Harrison. Oxford: Oxford Uni-versity Press, Pp. [viii] + $ (cloth). Despite the author’s paraphrase of the titular “generic enrichment” as “generic development through generic interaction” (p.

11) and the nod to. CFP: Generic Interplay in and after Vergil Aug ; Vergilian Society Call for Proposals to Direct October Symposium Campanum in Cuma, Italy Febru ; Vergilian Society Translation Contest Janu ; McKay Book Prize, Janu Horace: Satires Book I.

Cambridge & New York: Cambridge University Press, (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics). xi, pp. Griffin, Jasper. Horace's Odes are among the most popular and the most misunderstood of ancient writings. In this new paperback edition, the authors discuss each ode against its Greek and Roman background to ensure a clearer understanding of its classical and scholarly nature.

The commentary includes a large number of parallel passages--showing how Horace plays new. His numerous publications include the following sole-authored volumes: A Commentary on Vergil, Aeneid 10 (Oxford University Press, ), Apuleius: A Latin Sophist (OUP, ), Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace (OUP, ), Framing the Ass: Literary Form in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses (OUP ), Horace (Cambridge University Press, Stephen Harrison is Professor of Latin Literature at the University of Oxford, and has written extensively on the works and reception of Horace.

His previous publications include The Cambridge Companion to Horace (Cambridge, ), Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace () and Horace (Cambridge, ).

show more. Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace. Oxford. Kroll, W. of The American Journal of Philology from to and is currently Vice President for Professional Matters of the Society for Classical Studies. She has also served on numerous college committees and was Associate Dean of Faculty at Hamilton College ( Vergil im frühen Christentum: Untersuchungen zu den Vergilzitaten bei Tertullian, Minucius Felix, Novatian, Cyprian und Arnobius, 2.

Auflage (Studien zur Geschichte und Kultur des Altertums. Neue Folge - Band 16). Using a Jungian approach, this book draws on the new commentaries in English as well as on the work of the great German Virgilians of the past, and is written in the eloquent, accessible, and personal style for which its author has become known.

Virgil as Orpheus: A Study of the Georgics Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace. 5 On the engagement with non-bucolic genres in the Eclogues, see especially S.J. Harrison, Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace (Oxford, ), 34–74, and F. Jones, Virgil's Garden: The Nature of Bucolic Space (London, ), 17–Author: Boris Kayachev.

Personally, I wonder why Harrison does not address Horace's Odes to Vergil (; arguably ), since they are heavy with generic enrichment, and we Author: Jonathan Zarecki. Victorian Horace: Classics and Class (Bloomsbury, ) Framing the Ass: Literary Form in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses, (Oxford University Press ).

Living classics: Greece and Rome in Contemporary Poetry in English, ed. (Oxford University Press ). Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace, (Oxford University Press ).Johnson, p.

4 Bryn Mawr Classical Review (present), member of the editorial board Reviews Authored: Gregson Davis (ed.), A Companion to Horace (Wiley-Blackwell ) Classical Journal () S.

J. Harrison, Generic Enrichment in Vergil and Horace (Oxford ) Classical World () Randall, L. B. McNeill, Horace: Image, Identity, and Audience.programmatic elegies at the outset of Propertius’ third book: here we find the poet placing newemp hasis on elegy as a socially engaged genre as he competes for prominence in a context now shaped by the arrival of Horace’s Odes, and by Virgil’s imminent Aeneid.