Dutsch, Dorota

A Handbook to Classical Reception in Eastern and Central Europe

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  • A Handbook to Classical Reception in Eastern and Central Europe is the first comprehensive English9;]language study of the reception of classical antiquity in Eastern and Central Europe. This groundbreaking work offers detailed case studies ofthirteen countries that are fully contextualized historically, locally, and regionally.
  • The first English-language collection of research and scholarship on Greco-Roman heritage in Eastern and Central Europe
  • Written and edited by an international group of seasoned and up-and-coming scholars with vast subject-matter experience and expertise
  • Essays from leading scholars in the field provide broad insight into the reception of the classical world within specific cultural and geographical areas
  • Discusses the reception of many aspects of Greco-Roman heritage, such as prose/philosophy, poetry, material culture
  • Offers broad and significant insights into the complicated engagement many countries of Eastern and Central Europe have had and continue to have with Greco-Roman antiquity

Keywords: Eastern Europe; Poland; Russia; Bulgaria; Croatia; Romania; the Czech Republic; Hungary; Slovenia; Armenia; Georgia; Serbia; Montenegro; Polish literature; Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth; Copernicus; Greece-Poland motif; Tristium Liber; Renaissance Poland; Homer; Aeneid; classical antiquities; ancient Greek art; ancient Roman art; Russian literature; Bulgaria; Bulgarian fiction; Romania; Meno's Paradox; Tropeum Traini; Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa; Romanian poetry; Case of Oresteia; Karel Hlav cek's Ithaca; Czech art; Hungary; Early Modern Hungarian Drama; Janus Pannonius; Nicholas Zr?nyi; The Baptism on the Savica; Armenia; Cadmos; Armenian Architectural School of Ani; Greco-Roman antiquity; Classical reception, Classical Studies Special Topics, Ancient & Classical Studies, Classical Studies Special Topics, Ancient & Classical Studies

John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
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Wiley Blackwell Handbooks to Classical Reception
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632 pages
Litterary Studies
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