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Published: 03 October 2018

332 Pages | 4 black-and-white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198826309

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Women of Substance in Homeric Epic

Objects, Gender, Agency

Lilah Grace Canevaro

  • Combines the approach of Gender Theory with that of New Materialisms, creating a productive tension that makes a substantial contribution to both fields as well as to the study of Homeric epic
  • Utilizes a uniquely interdisciplinary methodology and theoretical framework, opening up further avenues for exploration by classicists and other scholars in the humanities
  • Offers a new and fresh perspective on the Iliad and Odyssey
  • Includes translations of all Greek text throughout in order to ensure accessibility to readers at all levels of familiarity with ancient languages