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A commentary on Catullus 64, lines 1-201

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The thesis consists of detailed commentary on the first 201 lines of Catullus 64, together with an edited text and apparatus criticus. It represents about half a planned commentary on the whole poem, which will also include an introduction. The commentary begins by discussing the poem’s Argonautic opening, its use of allusion to negotiate generic relationships with epic and tragedy, and its exploration of narrative, pictorial and first-person ‘lyric’ modes. As the narrative jumps to Peleus...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Corpus Christi College
Department:
Humanities Division - Classics Faculty - Classical Languages and Literature

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Supervisor
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Supervisor
Publication date:
2010
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
URN:
uuid:b624150c-82f6-45aa-bf19-9b0c2daf9684
Local pid:
ora:4114

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