A Companion to Vergil's Aeneid and its Tradition

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Joseph Putnam, Michael C. J. Farrell

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A Companion to Vergil's Aeneid and its Tradition presents a collection of original interpretive essays that represent an innovative addition to the body of Vergil scholarship.
* Provides fresh approaches to traditional Vergil scholarship and new insights into unfamiliar aspects of Vergil's textual history
* Features contributions by an international team of the most distinguished scholars
* Represents a distinctively original approach to Vergil scholarship

Joseph Farrell is Professor of Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of several books and papers on Latin literature, including Vergil's Georgics and the Traditions of Ancient Epic (1991), and Latin Language and Latin Culture from Ancient to Modern Times (2001).
Michael C. J. Putnam is MacMillan Professor of Classics and Professor of Comparative Literature, Emeritus, at Brown University. His works include Maffeo Vegio: Short Epics (2004), Poetic Interplay: Catullus and Horace (2006), and The Virgilian Tradition: The First Fifteen Hundred Years (with Jan Ziolkowski, 2008)


Einband Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum 28.01.2014
Herausgeber Joseph Farrell, Michael C. J. Putnam
Verlag John Wiley & Sons
Seitenzahl 578
Maße (L/B/H) 24.6/16.9/3 cm
Gewicht 910 g
Auflage 1. Auflage
Reihe Blackwell Companions to the An
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-118-78512-6

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  • Illustrations viii

    Notes on Contributors x

    Preface xv

    Acknowledgments xvi

    Note on References xvii

    Introduction 1
    Joseph Farrell and Michael C.J. Putnam

    PART I The Aeneid in Antiquity 11

    1 Vergil's Library 13
    Damien P. Nelis

    2 On First Looking into Vergil's Homer 26
    Ralph Hexter

    3 The Development of the Aeneas Legend 37
    Sergio Casali

    4 Aeneas' Sacral Authority 52
    Vassiliki Panoussi

    5 Vergil's Roman 66
    J.D. Reed

    6 Vergil, Ovid, and the Poetry of Exile 80
    Michael C.J. Putnam

    7 The Unfinished Aeneid? 96
    James J. O'Hara

    8 The Life of Vergil before Donatus 107
    Fabio Stok

    PART II Medieval and Renaissance Receptions 121

    9 Vergil and St. Augustine 123
    Garry Wills

    10 Felix Casus: The Dares and Dictys Legends of Aeneas 133
    Sarah Spence

    11 Vergil in Dante 147
    Rachel Jacoff

    12 Marvelous Vergil in the Ferrarese Renaissance 158
    Dennis Looney

    13 Spenser's Vergil: The Faerie Queene and the Aeneid 173
    Philip Hardie

    14 The Aeneid in the Age of Milton 186
    Henry Power

    15 Practicing What They Preach? Vergil and the Jesuits 203
    Yasmin Haskell

    16 The Aeneid from the Aztecs to the Dark Virgin: Vergil, Native Tradition, and Latin Poetry in Colonial Mexico from Sahagún's Memoriales (1563) to Villerías' Guadalupe (1724) 217
    Andrew Laird

    17 Vergil and Printed Books, 1500-1800 234
    Craig Kallendorf

    PART III The Aeneid in Music and the Visual Arts 251

    18 Vergil and the Pamphili Family in Piazza Navona, Rome 253
    Ingrid Rowland

    19 Visual and Verbal Translation of Myth: Neptune in Vergil, Rubens, and Dryden 270
    Reuben A. Brower

    20 The AEneas of Vergil: A Dramatic Performance Presented in the Original Latin by John Ogilby 290
    Kristi Eastin

    21 Empire and Exile: Vergil in Romantic Art 311
    David Blayney Brown

    22 Laocoons 325
    Glenn W. Most

    23 Vergil in Music 341
    William Fitzgerald

    PART IV The American Aeneid 353

    24 Vergil and the Early American Republic 355
    Carl J. Richard

    25 Why Did American Women Read the Aeneid? 366
    Caroline Winterer

    26 Vergil in the Black American Experience 376
    Michele Valerie Ronnick

    27 Vergil and Founding Violence 391
    Michèle Lowrie

    28 Figuring the Founder: Vergil and the Challenge of Autocracy 404
    Joy Connolly

    PART V Modern Reactions to the Aeneid 419

    29 Classic Vergil 421
    Kenneth Haynes

    30 Vergil's Detractors 435
    Joseph Farrell

    31 Mind the Gap: On Foreignizing Translations of the Aeneid 449
    Susanna Morton Braund

    32 Vergil's Aeneid and Contemporary Poetry 465
    Karl Kirchwey

    Bibliography 482

    Index 531