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Published: 22 June 2018

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190869090

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Eros at Dusk

Ancient Wedding and Love Poetry

Katherine Wasdin

  • Provides a helpful identification and discussion of occasional poetic genres and their interaction with other formal generic categories
  • An innovative and flexible approach to the relationship between poetry and social customs.
  • The final chapter offers a nuanced assessment of poems that disguise sexual violence by presenting it as verbal persuasion.