The Resource Orality, literacy, memory in the ancient Greek and Roman world, edited by E. Anne Mackay

Orality, literacy, memory in the ancient Greek and Roman world, edited by E. Anne Mackay

Label
Orality, literacy, memory in the ancient Greek and Roman world
Title
Orality, literacy, memory in the ancient Greek and Roman world
Statement of responsibility
edited by E. Anne Mackay
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The volume represents the seventh in the series on Orality and Literacy in the Ancient Greek and Roman Worlds. It comprises a collection of essays on the significance and working of memory in ancient texts and visual documentation, from contexts both oral (or oral-derived) and literate. The authors discuss a variety of interpretations of 'memory' in Homeric epic, lyric poetry, tragedy, historical inscriptions, oratory, and philosophy, as well as in the replication of ancient artworks, and in Greek vase inscriptions. They present therefore a wide-ranging analysis of memory as a fundamental facu
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
880
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3009
LC item number
.O73 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Mnemosyne. Supplements,
  • Orality and literacy in ancient Greece
Series volume
  • v. 298
  • v. 7
Label
Orality, literacy, memory in the ancient Greek and Roman world, edited by E. Anne Mackay
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spatial memory and the composition of the Iliad / Elizabeth Minchin -- Memory and visualization in homeric discourse markers / Anna Bonifazi -- Epic remembering / Egbert J. Bakker -- "Someone, I say, will remember us" / Andre Lardinois -- Remember to cry wolf / Alexandra Pappas -- Social memory in Aeschylus' Oresteia / Ruth Scodel -- Trierarchs' records and the athenian naval catalogue (IG i3 1032) Geoffrey Bakewell -- What the mnemones know / Edwin Carawan -- Getting the last word / Thomas Hubbard -- Dialectic in dialogue / Han Baltussen -- Visual copies and memory / Jocelyn Penny Small -- Orality and autobiography / Niall W. Slater
Control code
ocn711003899
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 281 pages, [8] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433842
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004169913.i-284
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34385915
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711003899
  • pebcs904743384X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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