Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 August 2019

256 Pages | 2 black-and-white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198842354

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Homer's Divine Audience

The Iliad's Reception on Mount Olympus

Tobias Myers

  • Presents the first systematic study of divine viewing in the Iliad as a whole, utilizing a new 'metaperformative' approach
  • Draws on a variety of theoretical frameworks - such as oral theory, narratology, and discourse analysis - and diverse areas of scholarship, including the study of Archaic vase paintings
  • Includes English translations of all ancient Greek quotations, ensuring accessibility to all readers, regardless of language familiarity