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The World of Ovid's Metamorphoses

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The World of Ovid's Metamorphoses by Joseph B. Solodow
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Synthesizing a wealth of detailed observations, Joseph Solodow studies the structure of Ovid's poem Metamorphoses , the role of the narrator, Ovid's treatment of myth, and the relationship between Ovid's and Virgil's presentations of Aeneas. He argues that for Ovid metamorphosis is an act of clarification, a form of artistic creation, and that the metamorphosed creatures in his poem are comparable to works of art. These figures ultimately aid us in perceiving and understanding the world. |In this fascinating history of alcohol in postwar American culture, Lori Rotskoff draws on short stories, advertisements, medical writings, and Hollywood films to investigate how gender norms and ideologies of marriage intersected with scientific and popu

Author Biography

Joseph B. Solodow is professor of foreign languages at Southern Connecticut State University.
Release date NZ
June 30th, 2002
Country of Publication
United States
Edition
New edition
Imprint
The University of North Carolina Press
Pages
288
Dimensions
156x235x15
ISBN-13
9780807854341
Product ID
3755282

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