Publisher: Cambridge University Press (January 29, 2007)
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This literary research of the first-century BCE Roman poet, Catullus makes use of units of comparative versions to supply a brand new realizing of his poems. the 1st includes cultural anthropological debts of male social interplay within the premodern Mediterranean, and the second one, the postmodern poetics of such twentieth-century poets as Louis Zukofsky, that are characterised by way of simultaneous juxtaposition, a "collage" aesthetic, and self-allusive play. The booklet might be of curiosity to scholars of comparative literature and gender reviews in addition to to classicists.