Sean Alexander Gurd

in Work in Progress

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199837519
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199919505 | DOI:

Series: American Philological Association American Classical Studies Series


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An outline account of the writing process in ancient literary culture, with detailed discussion of the relationship between revision and concepts of craft or techne, and of the sociopolitical factors which influenced how revision was understood.

Keywords: craft; techne; revision; composition; Roman literature; Greek literature

Chapter.  10721 words. 

Subjects: Classical Literature

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