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Ancient Narrative Volume 1 (2000-2001)

Maaike Zimmerman, Gareth Schmeling, Heinz Hofmann, Stephen Harrison, Costas Panayotakis (eds.)
 

ISBN-10: 9080739049

ISBN-13: 9789080739017

Publication year: 2002

Publication type: Book

Pages: XV, 405

Cover: Hardcover

Format: 175 x 245 x 31 mm; 978 g

Price excl. VAT: €66.00

Price incl. VAT: €69.96

As the name Ancient Narrative indicates, the areas of interest of the journal are: Greek, Roman, Jewish novelistic traditions, including novels proper, the "fringe", as well as the fragments; narrative texts of the Byzantine age, early Christian narrative texts - and the reception of these works in modern literature, film and music.
 
 
Contents
 
List of illustrations IX

Editors' notes XI

BRACHT BRANHAM
Representing Time in Ancient Fiction 1

JAAP-JAN FLINTERMAN
' ... largely fictions ...': Aelius Aristides on Plato's dialogues 32

KONSTANTIN DOULAMIS
Rhetoric and Irony in Chariton: a case-study from Callirhoe 55

KATHARINE HAYNES
Power of the Prude: Configurations of the Feminine in the Greek Novel 73

SAUNDRA SCHWARTZ
Clitophon the Moichos: Achilles Tatius and the Trial Scene in the Greek Novel 93

MARGARET EDSALL
Religious Narratives and Religious Themes in the Novels of Achilles Tatius and Heliodorus 114

PATRIZIA LIVIABELLA FURIANI
Il corpo nel romanzo di Achille Tazio 134

EDMUND P. CUEVA
Longus in the Mir Istkusstva: Léon Bakst, Maurice Ravel and Marc Chagall 152

MARTIN M. WINKLER
The Cinematic Nature of the Opening Scene of Heliodoros' Aithiopika 161

PAULA JAMES
Keeping Apuleius In The Picture. A dialogue between Buñuel's Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie and The Metamorphoses of Apuleius 185

A.P. BITEL
Quis ille Asinus aureus? The Metamorphoses of Apuleius' Title 208

S.J. HARRISON
Apuleius, Aelius Aristides and Religious Autobiography 245

WERNER RIESS
Between Fiction and Reality: Robbers in Apuleius' Golden Ass 260

ROGER BECK
History into fiction: the metamorphoses of the Mithras myths 283

CORINNE JOUANNO
La réception du Roman d'Alexandre à Byzance 301

ROBERT H.F. CARVER
'True Histories' and 'Old Wives' Tales': Renaissance Humanism and the 'Rise of the Novel' 322

HUGH MCELROY
The Reception and Use of Petronius: Petronian Pseudepigraphy and Imitation 350

WOUT VAN BEKKUM
A Short Note on Ancient Jewish Narrative 379

Reviews

S. FRANGOULIDIS. Roles and Performances in Apuleius' Metamorphoses. Reviewed by Regine May 382

Abstracts 389

Indices 399
Index locorum 399
General index 400

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