Modern scholarship on the Homeric Hymns

TitoloModern scholarship on the Homeric Hymns
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsFaulkner, A
EditorFaulkner, A
Ancient AuthorsHymni Homerici Hymn. (TLG 0013)
Book TitleThe Homeric Hymns: interpretative essays
Pagination1-25
PublisherOxford University Press
CittàOxford
ISBN9780199589036
Abstract

This chapter gives an overview of issues central to the interpretation of the Homeric Hymns, and provides a foundation for approaching the arguments advanced in the subsequent chapters of the book. Distinct sections examine the history of scholarship on the Hymns, the extent to which the poems can be considered examples of oral poetry, the Hymns' dates, circumstances of composition, language, and performance contexts. [http://www.oxfordscholarship.com/view/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589036.001.0001/acprof-9780199589036-chapter-1]

DOI10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589036.003.0001

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