Empire and Memory
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BeschreibungHow the memory of the Roman Republic manifest itself after the Republic's demise.
Inhaltsverzeichnis1. Historia/memoria; 2. Res publica tiberiana; 3: 'Caesar, now be still'; 4. Rome's new past; 5. Remembering Rome.
PortraitAlain Gowing is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Washington. He is the author of The Triumviral Narratives of Appian and Cassius Dio (Ann Arbor, 1992) and is on the editorial board of both the Bryn Mawr Classical Review and Classical Antiquity.
Pressestimmen'This is an intelligent and stimulating book. Original, concise and consistently well-written, it also has the theoretical depth which characterises the Roman Literature and its Contexts series.' Sehepunkte 'I thoroughly enjoyed reading and thoroughly recommend this book, with which [Gowing] provides a thoughtful and thought-provoking treatment of issues that concern classicists specifically and students of cultural memory in general.' Ben Tipping, Harvard University
Untertitel: The Representation of the Roman Republic in Imperial Culture. 'Roman Literature and Its Contexts'. 3 figures. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Cambridge University Press
Erscheinungsdatum: August 2005
Seitenanzahl: 192 Seiten