Allusion, Authority, and Truth: Critical Perspectives on by Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

By Phillip Mitsis,Christos C. Tsagalis,Christos Tsagalis

The prior few many years have noticeable the advance of recent severe tools with which the poetic and rhetorical dimensions of historic Greek texts could be evaluated. during this quantity, a global team of unique students comes jointly to ascertain how quite a lot of old texts in numerous genres have been in a position to assert their authority and claims to fact, usually alluding to each other in sophisticated methods as they tried to undertaking their very own superiority. a sequence of illuminating new readings is out there of either specific passages and full works within the mild of those new serious advances.

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