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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352189–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.189
Published: 01 October 2016
...Seth Estrin Focusing on a single funerary monument of the late archaic period, this paper shows how such a monument could be used by a bereaved individual to externalize and communalize the cognitive, perceptual, and emotional effects of loss. Through a close examination of the monument’s sculpted...
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Classical Antiquity. 2009; 2811–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2009.28.1.1
Published: 01 April 2009
...Boris Maslov The article shows that in the Archaic period the Greeks did not possess a term equivalent to Classical ποιητής ““poet-composer.”” The principal meaning of the word άοιδός, often claimed to correspond to ποιητής and modern English poet , was ““tuneful”” (adj.) or ““singer”” (subst...
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Classical Antiquity. 2004; 23195–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2004.23.1.95
Published: 01 April 2004
..., Soldier, Sailor: The Economies of Archaic Eleutherna, Crete As with other aspects of post-Minoan Crete studies there has been a tendency to accept a pan- Cretan economic model. A Dorian aristocracy, served by pre-Dorian serfs and their descendants, depended upon the produce of their private kleroi for...
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Classical Antiquity. 1997; 161106–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011056
Published: 01 April 1997
... category of the hetaira is an invention of the archaic period. What needs generated the constitution of this category? And what conceptual "work" was the opposition hetaira-pornê doing in Greek culture in the period of its inception? This paper addresses these questions through a reading of fragments of...
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Classical Antiquity. 1992; 111-291–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010964
Published: 01 April 1992
.... [Originally published in 1962 as University of California Publications in Classical Philology, vol. 18, nos. 1, 2.] Burnett, A. P. 1983. Three Archaic Poets: Archilochus, Alcaeus, Sappho. Cambridge, Mass. -. 1985. The Art of Bacchylides. Cambridge, Mass. -. 1989. "Performing Pindar's Odes." CP 84...
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Classical Antiquity. 1989; 82296–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010911
Published: 01 October 1989
... mort dans la littérature et la pensée française au siècle des lumières (Lyon, 1978). R. G. Osborne ("Death Revisited, Death Revised: The Death of the Artist in Archaic and Classical Greece," Art History 11 [1988] 1-16) 7 J. Le Goff, "Mentalities: A History of Ambiguities," in J. Le Goff and P...
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Classical Antiquity. 1989; 8186–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010897
Published: 01 April 1989
... 77-78. 5 J. W. Crowfoot, JHS 20 (1900) 118ff. B. V. Head, Historia Numorum (Oxford 1911) 204 T. P. Howe, AJA 59 (1955) 297ff. Hölscher 82-94 J. D. Beazley, AntK 4 (1961) 65. 6 Hölscher G5 7 B. S. Ridgway, The Archaic Style in Greek Sculpture (Princeton 1977) 199,206,209,273 E...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39157–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.57
Published: 01 April 2020
...Christopher Stedman Parmenter This article argues that descriptions of the Black Sea found in the Archaic poets, Herodotus, and later geographers were influenced by commercial itineraries circulated amongst Greek slave traders in the north. Drawing on an epigraphic corpus of twenty-three merchant...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 37131–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.1.31
Published: 01 April 2018
... sayings on top of each other, what intervenes? Focusing on the archaic hexametrical tradition of Homer and Hesiod, the paper develops a repertory of variations and expansions by which the primary genre, the hypothêkê speech-act, is transformed into a secondary genre—the larger-scale wisdom constructions...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372236–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.236
Published: 01 October 2018
...Peter A. O'Connell By analyzing the parallels between Sappho's Brothers Song and archaic Greek songs of welcome, especially Archilochus fr. 24 West, this essay offers a new interpretation of the Brothers Song. It clarifies that ἔλθην in the first preserved stanza represents an original aorist...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 35145–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.1.45
Published: 01 April 2016
... the archaic origins of their cult, with reflections on Etruscan and other territorial interests, to their appearance in the epic laudes of men in the third and second centuries BC. The identification of Camenae and Muses, it is argued, pre-dates Livius Andronicus' “Camena,” and is best understood as a...
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342335–369 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.335
Published: 01 October 2015
...D. Steiner This article treats representations of the wolf in the Greek archaic and early classical literary and visual sources (with glances forward to later accounts). Using a close reading of the Iliadic Doloneia as a point of departure, it argues that wolves in myth, fable, and other modes of...
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Classical Antiquity. 2006; 252277–325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2006.25.2.277
Published: 01 October 2006
...G. Hedreen In Archaic Athenian vase-painting, silens (satyrs) are often sexually aroused, but only sporadically satisfy their desires in a manner acceptable to most Athenian men. Franççois Lissarrague persuasively argued that the sexuality of silens in vase-painting was probably laughable rather...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39129–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.29
Published: 01 April 2020
... at this point, it can be understood here as a situational preposition because, like the others in this list, it qualifies the relation between two discrete spatial points. 12. See Mace 1993 on the thematic significance of this temporal marker of repetition in Sappho and archaic Greek poetry; cf...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 391126–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.126
Published: 01 April 2020
..., one that yoked it insistently to death and the psukh . Hupnos is usually paired with his brother Thanatos in archaic and classical art and literature. Euphronios famous image of the death of Sarpedon (Fig. 1) makes the two gods (Hupnos on the left and Thanatos on the right) virtu- ally identical.7...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 3911–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.1
Published: 01 April 2020
... another summer season of cattle raids with immediate neigh- bors that had produced a parade of livestock and a few choice enemy weapons. Whatever we may think an archaic triumph might have looked like, the nobiles turned the ritual into something far more splendid, more prestigious, but conse- quently...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39195–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.95
Published: 01 April 2020
... Theban myth spanning the Archaic, Classical, and Hellenistic periods. At Rome, the most popular of these was that of the controversial Antimachus of Colophon.5 The story also was told in the lyric poems of Stesichorus (PMGF 222b). And numerous tragic adaptations of the material are known in the fifth...
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Classical Antiquity. 2014; 331102–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2014.33.1.102
Published: 01 April 2014
...A. Haimson Lushkov This paper argues for the importance of Livy's annalistic notices in structuring the author's aims and the reader's reception of the history, as against the standard conception of the notices as archaic memoranda. Taking the later career of Scipio Africanus the Elder as a test...
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Classical Antiquity. 2008; 272334–358 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2008.27.2.334
Published: 01 October 2008
... compared to those of Sappho, although the poems' meter (elegiac couplets) and content are quite different from those of her archaic predecessor. This paper explores Balbilla's Memnon inscriptions and their social context. Balbilla's archaic forms and obscure mythological variants showcase her erudition and...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382298–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.298
Published: 01 October 2019
.... INTRODUCTION Not so long ago, Hieron the First of Syracuse, the last of the Archaic tyrants, was considered something of a dinosaur roaming the Western horizon of Greek history. As ruler of a politically, socially, and culturally backward community, he * I would like to express my warmest thanks for comments...