Yearbook of Ancient Greek Epic

Volume 2

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Volume 2 of the Yearbook of Ancient Greek Epic presents seven articles. Contributors explore the poetry of Homer, Hesiod, and Empedocles, investigate the nature of formulaic language, reveal Greek tragedy’s connections with epic, and study the characters of Ganymede and Hekamede. This diverse collection will be of interest to all students and scholars of ancient Greek epic.

Contributors are: Joel P. Christensen, Xavier Gheerbrant, Ahuvia Kahane, Lynn Kozak, Bruce Louden, Sheila Murnaghan, Polyxeni Strolonga.

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Jonathan L. Ready, Ph.D. (2004), University of California, Berkeley, is Associate Professor of Classical Studies at Indiana University. His books include Character, Narrator, and Simile in the Iliad (2011) and The Homeric Simile in Comparative Perspectives: Oral Traditions from Saudi Arabia to Indonesia (2018).

Christos C. Tsagalis, Ph.D. (1998), Cornell University, is Professor of Greek at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He has written the following books: Epic Grief (2004), The Oral Palimpsest (2008), Inscribing Sorrow (2008), Space in the Iliad (2012), Ομηρικές μελέτες (2016), and Early Greek Epic Fragments (2017).

Contributors are: Joel P. Christensen, Xavier Gheerbrant, Ahuvia Kahane, Lynn Kozak, Bruce Louden, Sheila Murnaghan, Polyxeni Strolonga.
Students and scholars of ancient Greek epic.