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Published: 21 February 2019

224 Pages | 18


ISBN: 9780190857929

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Homer and the Poetics of Gesture

Alex Purves

  • It is unique approach to Homeric poetry to read repetition and formula through the body
  • The book also makes use of 19th-century experiments in photography and film
  • Draws on the contemporary theoretical work on embodiment and gesture