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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372187–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.187
Published: 01 October 2018
...Benjamin Gray This article shows how the public inscriptions of Hellenistic poleis, especially decrees in honor of leading citizens, illuminate Greek ethical thinking, including wider debates about questions of central importance for Greek ethical philosophers. It does so by comparing decrees...
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Classical Antiquity. 2003; 222199–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2003.22.2.199
Published: 01 October 2003
... Athens and the non-Greek states. A comparison of the types of decrees and honors reveals a remarkable uniformity in the forms of Athens' foreign relations irrespective of the ethnicity of honorands. The distribution of honors among individuals and groups of recipients within single decrees further...
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Classical Antiquity. 2002; 21167–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2002.21.1.67
Published: 01 April 2002
...Charles McNelis Statius' Silvae 5.3 is a poem written in honor of the poet's dead father. In the course of the poem, Statius recounts his father's life and achievements. Prominent among these accomplishments are the years the elder Statius spent as a teacher of Greek poetry——a grammarian——in Naples...
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Classical Antiquity. 2008; 272334–358 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2008.27.2.334
Published: 01 October 2008
... allegiance to a Greek past, but while many of the Memnon inscriptions allude to Homer, Balbilla aligns herself closely with Sappho as a literary model. The main question raised here is what it means for Julia Balbilla to imitate Sappho while simultaneously honoring her royal patrons in the public context of...
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Classical Antiquity. 2008; 271115–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2008.27.1.115
Published: 01 April 2008
.... Whereas patronesses were, as a rule, outsiders to the collegium they patronized, ““mothers”” were mostly social climbers from within the ranks of the collegia. Though both types of women acted on behalf of the collegia , they did so in a different way. Moreover, they were honored differently. Collegia...
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Classical Antiquity. 2005; 242173–222 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2005.24.2.173
Published: 01 October 2005
... evidence from the contemporary literary and material records, my paper aims to challenge this time-honored conventional wisdom and restore the first turannoi to the political mainstream. Copyright ©© 2005 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. GREG ANDERSON Classical...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 3911–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.1
Published: 01 April 2020
... evidence survive to conjure up various aspects of Roman parades, games, and religious festivals.2 As has often been recognized, how- ever, the celebration of a triumph was traditionally the ultimate honor for a Roman general; and, consequently (and unsurprisingly), it provided the ultimate show for his...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 391126–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.126
Published: 01 April 2020
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Classical Antiquity. 2000; 192264–303 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011122
Published: 01 October 2000
... recruitment strategies, Seneca validated reliance on education and key cultural competencies as markers of elite status and legitimacy. His renown articulates a shift in emphasis within Roman culture from gloria-the old republican ideal based on zero-sum competition for honor-to claritas, or claritudo...
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Classical Antiquity. 1998; 17159–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011074
Published: 01 April 1998
... female worshippers. The imagery says that these worshippers perform a thysia, offer Dionysos a banquet of meat and wine, and celebrate a symposion and komos. It also comments on the practice of such rituals by women, saying that they derive honor from these actions. These rituals find parallels in...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382250–274 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.250
Published: 01 October 2019
... in his attack on the memory of Pallas and his outrage at the obsequiousness of the Senate in awarding financial and even prae- torian honors to this Greek slave. 37 Pliny devotes two letters to the denigration of the freedman s memory and ironically concludes his first letter with the assertion 32...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382217–249 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.217
Published: 01 October 2019
... within these spaces, and the occasions for cross-class identification among women they provide. Twice in the month of April, the Roman festival calendar includes rites that involve the public nudity of women: on April 1, in honor of Venus Verticordia and Fortuna Virilis, women make a dedication 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
... another instance of such strategic differentiation. 51. For in l. 18, used of the (collective) Lokrian maiden, as sings, and the phrase as a whole pointing to the existence of celebratory choral song at Lokri in honor of Hieron, see Currie 2005: 258 95; Bellia 2012: esp. 21 22. The songs of the Lokrian...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 382275–297 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.2.275
Published: 01 October 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38158–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.58
Published: 01 April 2019
... sibi conscius culpae posteritatis memoriam non reformidet). This statement subtly clouds the gloria history-writing is thought to afford.17 Second, he mentions in §5 that historia would be a good choice for him because of his uncle s example and reflects on the honor of following in the foot- steps of...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 381141–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.141
Published: 01 April 2019
.... Helvidius s storied obstinacy, however, consists in acting out without compromise the public transcript of senatorial autonomy in a libera res publica. When Helvidius was praetor, reports Suetonius, he gave Vespasian no honor or even mention in his edict (Vesp. 15.1). In Epictetus sDiscourses, Helvidius...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38136–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.36
Published: 01 April 2019
... mechanics; and, what is much to their honour, they are supposed to be more strictly honest than many other of the African tribes. 13. Edwards 1793: ii. 73 4. 14. The difficulties in describing this discourse from fragments are perhaps comparable to those of reconstructing the role of slaves in Greek...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38191–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.91
Published: 01 April 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 3812–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.2
Published: 01 April 2019
... natural son was available to carry on the line.33 Thus a son-in-law might well begin as a nephew or cousin and end up as an adopted son. One imperial example is Marcus Aurelius, adopted by his uncle Antoninus as son 28. Promoted by Tac. Germ. 20: sororum filiis idem apud auunculum qui ad patrem honor. qui...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372236–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.236
Published: 01 October 2018