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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382298–363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.298
Published: 01 October 2019
... Permissions website at https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2019 Pindar Hieron hyporcheme epinikion Syracuse Aitna Pythian 2 Greek melic poetry PETER WILSON Dancing for Free: Pindar s Kastor Song for Hieron* This article studies a neglected melic poem by Pindar, a...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38191–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.91
Published: 01 April 2019
... the same acting stable as the mime Sergius). As a stage name for a mima, Cytheris is very aptly chosen, implying Greek lineage, slave provenance, and the carnal sexuality asso- ciated with Venus/Aphrodite , herself associated with the island of Cythera (Keith 2011: 45). 20. For the identification...
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342252–295 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.252
Published: 01 October 2015
... unified composite of dance (orchêsis) and song (ôidê) (Laws 654b), and others emphasizing group dance, at various levels of choreographic for- mality, over song, or at least the kind of complex, artfully composed sung poetry that makes up the bulk of the choral melic familiar to us.5 Section 2 is...
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Classical Antiquity. 2013; 322243–282 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2013.32.2.243
Published: 01 October 2013
... Bacch. 3.84–85. But the phenomena discussed are related broadly to other phenomena in Greek literature, in Latin poetry, and, especially, in Cicero's forensic oratory. B. G. F. CURRIE The Pindaric First Person in Flux Classical Antiquity. Volume 32, Number 2, pages 243 282. ISSN 0278-6656(p); 1067-8344...
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Classical Antiquity. 2012; 31192–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2012.31.1.92
Published: 01 April 2012
... contests within the literary system has remained largely overlooked, even though they were one of the most ubiquitous ancient Greek institutions for public performance of poetry and song.4 In the last years major scholarly efforts have been made to interpret Greek poetics in its historical context...
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Classical Antiquity. 2009; 2811–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2009.28.1.1
Published: 01 April 2009
... chorus or professional (solo) performer. This term was never applied to the melic or elegiac poets, but it is common, both as a self-referential term and (arguably) as a marker of professional self-consciousness, in the corpus of Greek hexameter poetry. Here we find a secondary meaning, poet working...
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Classical Antiquity. 2009; 28139–70 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2009.28.1.39
Published: 01 April 2009
... importance of these lines is marked by the presence of the verb mimeisthai (163), a key term in later philosophical discourse about poetry and performance. Altogether the lines present us with a rare opportunity to shed more light on the conceptualization of Greek chorality. Thematically, the passage under...
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Classical Antiquity. 2006; 252277–325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2006.25.2.277
Published: 01 October 2006
... 10700, Para 42, Timiades Painter, Beazley Archive no. 350327. 3. New York 26.49, ABV 83,4, LIMC 7, pl. 435 Psolas 2. The silens are named the Greek equivalent of hard-on, wanker, and shaft-pleaser . Other early examples of masturbating silens include London market, Sotheby s, manner of Lydos, Keuls...
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Classical Antiquity. 1997; 161106–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011056
Published: 01 April 1997
... without Context." Phoenix 32: 185-94. Smyth, H. W. 1963. Greek Melic Poets. New York. Stewart, A. F. 1997. Art, Desire, and the Body in Ancient Greece. Cambridge. Stroud, R. S. 1974. "An Athenian Law on Silver Coinage." Hesperia 43: 157-88. Sutton, Robert F., Jr. 1981. "The Interaction...
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Classical Antiquity. 1983; 21102–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010786
Published: 01 April 1983
... 1972) 414-15. A. Podlecki, The Life of Themistocles (Montreal, 1975) 53 N. Robertson, AJP 101 (1980) 69. 2 H. W. Smyth, Greek Melic Poets (Lon- don 1906) 313 Campbell (supra n. 1) 406. 3 Bowra (supra n.1) 354 4 Podlecki (supra n.1) 51 Robertson (supra n.1) 65. 5 Bowra...
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Classical Antiquity. 1983; 2192–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010785
Published: 01 April 1983
...) 161-66 J. H. Finley, "Sappho's Circumstances," in Arktouros, Festschr. B. Knox (Berlin 1979) 37-38. T. McEvilley, "Sappho, Fragment Thirty-One: The Face Behind the Mask," Phoenix 32 (1978) 1-18 3 H. W. Smyth, Greek Melic Poets (New York 1900) 233-34 Plut. Amator. 18, p. 763 A. H. J...
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Classical Antiquity. 1984; 311–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010805
Published: 01 April 1984
... the major tradi tional heroic and mythological subjects of earlier Greek epic, and by the comic or ironic manner with which these themes are treated. Second, bucolic poetry is distinguished by its form, which consists either in narrative that is continuous but extremely brief or in alternating...
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Classical Antiquity. 1972; 539–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25010632
Published: 01 January 1972
... consistent the patterns are and have observed that they remain in force, with adaptations, throughout the tradition in both hexameter and melic poetry. Nor would it be difficult to show that they turn up in other types of poetry (elegiac and iambic, for example) and even in prose: the De Corona of...