in The Language of Greek Comedy
October 2002; p ublished online September 2007 .
Chapter. Subjects: Classical Literature. 3907 words.
This chapter illustrates some of the problems that arise when we try to separate literary and non-literary language. It argues that a figure of speech such as chiasmus (and similarly...
in Playing the Farmer
May 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Classical Literature. 18212 words.
This chapter returns one more time to Seneca's aper çu about the Georgics, this time to linger on its first clause: to enchant readers. It maps out the “psychagogy” of the Georgics,...