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Sophia Papaioannou - Terence and Interpretation - 9781443863858 - V9781443863858
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Terence and Interpretation

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PIERIDES IV, Series Editors: Sophia PapaioannouThis volume examines interpretation as the original process of critical reception vis-a-vis Terence's experimental comedies. The book, which consists of two parts, looks at Terence as both an agent and a subject of interpretation. The First Part (`Terence as Interpreter') examines Terence as an interpreter of earlier literary traditions, both Greek and Roman. The Second Part (`Interpretations of Terence') identifies and explores different expressions of the critical reception of Terence's output. The papers in both sections illustrate the various expressions of originality and individual creative genius that the process of interpretation entails. The volume at ... Read more

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About Sophia Papaioannou
Sophia Papaioannou is Associate Professor of Latin Literature at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She is also the author of Epic Succession and Dissension: Ovid, Metamorphoses 13.623-14.582 (2005), Redesigning Achilles: `Recycling' the Epic Cycle in the `Little Iliad' (2007), and Plautus, Miles Gloriosus: With an Introduction, Translation and Commentary [in Greek] (2009); and co-editor of New Perspectives on ... Read more

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[T]here is much food for thought in this volume's diverse set of offerings. I found many ideas to reflect upon and yet others to disagree with; either way, I learned quite a lot about Terence and interpretation. This book will most certainly be useful to specialists of Roman Comedy, [...] though it is also a worthwhile read for anyone wanting ... Read more

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