Space, place, and landscape in ancient Greek literature and culture / edited by Kate Gilhuly, Wellesley College, Nancy Worman, Barnard College.

This book brings together a collection of original essays that engage with cultural geography and landscape studies to produce new ways of understanding place, space, and landscape in Greek literature from the fifth and fourth centuries BCE. The authors draw on an eclectic collection of contemporary...

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Other Authors: Gilhuly, Kate, 1964- (Editor), Worman, Nancy, 1963- (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • Pindar's Delphi / Chris Eckerman
  • Space and landscape in Xenophon's Anabasis / Tim Rood
  • In the bedroom : interior space in Herodotus' Histories / Alex Purves
  • Ships, walls, men : classical Athens and the poetics of infrastructure / Carol Dougherty
  • Corinth, courtesans, and the politics of place / Kate Gilhuly
  • Mapping literary styles in Aristophanes' Frogs / Nancy Worman
  • The permeable spaces of the Athenian law court / Alastair J.L. Blanshard.