By Michael Fontaine
In fresh many years literary methods to drama have improved: new ancient, intertextual, political, performative and metatheatrical, socio-linguistic, gender-driven, transgenre-driven. New details has been collected, occasionally by way of re-evaluation of extant literary texts and fabric artifacts, at different occasions from new discoveries from the fields of archaeology, epigraphy, artwork background, and literary reports. The Oxford guide of Greek and Roman Comedy marks the 1st accomplished advent to and reference paintings for the unified examine of old comedy. From the delivery of comedy in Greece to its result in Rome, from the Hellenistic diffusion of performances after the demise of Menander to its inventive, scholarly, and literary receptions within the later Roman Empire, no subject is overlooked. forty-one essays unfold throughout Greek Comedy, Roman Comedy, and the transmission and reception of historic comedy via a global workforce of specialists provide state-of-the-art courses throughout the big terrain of the sphere, whereas knowledgeable advent surveys the key developments and shifts in scholarly examine of comedy from the Sixties to this day. The guide comprises targeted appendices that supply beneficial learn instruments for either students and scholars. the end result deals Hellenists an outstanding assessment of the earliest reception and inventive reuse of Greek New Comedy, Latinists a extensive viewpoint of the evolution of Roman Comedy, and students and scholars of classics a great source and tipping aspect for destiny interdisciplinary research.
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Michael Fontaine is affiliate Professor of Classics at Cornell collage. George Fredric Franko is Professor of Classics at Hollins collage. Jan Felix Gaertner is Lecturer at the Classics at Harvard collage. Erich Gruen is wooden Professor Emeritus on the collage of California, Berkeley. Johanna Hanink is Assistant Professor of Classics at Brown college. Jeffrey Henderson is William Goodwin Aurelio Professor of Greek Language and Literature at Boston college. Regina Höschele is affiliate Professor of Classics on the college of Toronto. Evangelos Karakasis is Lecturer of Latin Language and Literature on the collage of Ioannina. 00_9780199743544_FM. indd xi 10/23/2013 2:27:19 PM xii record OF participants David Konstan is Professor of Classics at New York college. Ioannis M. Konstantakos is Assistant Professor, college of Philology, collage of Athens. Brigitte Le Guen is Professor of Greek heritage at Université Paris 8. Andronike Makres is educational Director of the Hellenic schooling & study middle (HERC). Gesine Manuwald is Professor of Latin at college university London. Regine could is Lecturer in Classics on the college of Leeds. Benjamin Millis is examine affiliate on the college of Oxford. Sebastiana Nervegna is ARC Postdoctoral study Fellow on the collage of Sydney. Heinz-Günther Nesselrath is Professor of Classics on the college of Göttingen. Costas Panayotakis is Reader in Classics on the collage of Glasgow. Antonis ok. Petrides is Lecturer on the Open college of Cyprus. David Rosenbloom is affiliate Professor of old stories on the collage of Maryland, Baltimore County. Jeffrey Rusten is Professor of Classics at Cornell college. Adele C. Scafuro is Professor of Classics at Brown collage. Scott Scullion is instruct in Classics at Worcester collage, collage of Oxford. Ian Storey is Professor Emeritus of Classics at Trent collage. Walter Stockert is Lecturer in Classical Philology on the college of Vienna. Mario Telò is Assistant Professor of Classics on the college of California, l. a.. Benjamin Victor is affiliate Professor of Classical reports on the Université de Montréal. Nigel Wilson is Emeritus Fellow at Lincoln university, collage of Oxford. Bernhard Zimmermann is Dean of reports at collage university Freiburg. 00_9780199743544_FM. indd xii 10/23/2013 2:27:19 PM List of Abbreviations APF Davies, J. ok. 1971. Athenian Propertied households. Oxford: Clarendon Press. BOC Rusten, J. 2011. The delivery of Comedy. Texts, records, and paintings from Athenian comedian Competitions, 486–280. Translations through J. Henderson, D. Konstan, R. Rosen, J. Rusten, and N. W. Slater. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. CAD Csapo, E. and W. J. Slater. 1995. The Context of old Drama. Ann Arbor: collage of Michigan Press. CGFP Austin, C. 1973. Comicorum Graecorum Fragmenta in Papyris Reperta. Berlin: de Gruyter. DFA2 Pickard-Cambridge, A. 1968. The Dramatic gala's of Athens. 2d ed. , rev. through J. Gould and D. M. Lewis. Reissued with complement, 1988.