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Published: 30 January 2014

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780199675630

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Poetic Autonomy in Ancient Rome

Luke Roman

  • Comprehensive treatment of poetic self-representation in Roman poetry from Lucilius to Juvenal
  • The only systematic book-length inquiry that the has been made into the concept of autonomy in Roman poetry
  • Compares modern and ancient aesthetics and intersections between modern critical categories and the metapoetic ideas of ancient Roman poets