A Companion to the Classical Tradition
accommodates the pressing need for an up-to-date introduction and overview of the growing field of reception studies.
- A comprehensive introduction and overview of the classical tradition - the interpretation of classical texts in later centuries.
- Comprises 26 newly commissioned essays from an international team of experts.
- Divided into three sections: a chronological survey, a geographical survey, and a section illustrating the connections between the classical tradition and contemporary theory.
Keywords: LITERARY CRITICISM / Ancient & Classical LIT004190