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Allusion, authority, and truth critical perspectives on Greek poetic and rhetorical praxis by Phillip Mitsis

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Published by De Gruyter in New York .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Phillip Mitsis, Christos Tsagalis
SeriesTrends in classics. Supplementary volumes -- v. 7
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3095 .A55 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24494652M
ISBN 109783110245394, 9783110245400
LC Control Number2010034958

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Aims and Scope Questions about how ancient Greek texts establish their authority, reflect on each other, and project their own truths have become central for a wide range of recent critical discourses. In this volume, an influential group of international scholars examines these themes in a variety of poetic and rhetorical genres. Allusion, Authority, and Truth Critical Perspectives on Greek Poetic and Rhetorical Praxis. Allusion, authority, and truth: critical perspectives on Greek poetic and rhetorical praxis. Allusion, Authority, and Truth的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。.

  Other Famous Examples of Allusion. Another popular example may be the use of the phrase, “Bah, Humbug!”, alluding to the famous book A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. This is often used to suggest or imply someone does not have much of the “Christmas spirit” and is a grouch during the holidays. She has also written books such as The Spiral Dance (A Rebirth of the Ancient Religion of the Great Goddess, Rituals: Invocations, Exercises, Magic),Dreaming the Dark,Truth or Dare: Encounters with Power, Authority, and Mystery,The Fifth Sacred Thing,Walking to Mercury, etc. Here are some quotations from the book:Cited by: Allusion, Authority, and Truth by Phillip Mitsis OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries Questions about how ancient Greek texts establish their authority, reflect on each other, and project their own truths have become central for a wide range of recent critical discourses. Allusion, authority, and truth: critical perspectives on Greek poetic and rhetorical praxis. [Phillip Mitsis; Christos Tsagalis;] -- The past few decades have seen the development of new critical methods with which the poetic and rhetorical dimensions of ancient Greek texts can be evaluated.

“Stop acting like my ex-husband please.” – Apart from scholarly allusions we refer to common people and places in our speech. Examples of Allusion in Literature. Let us analyze a few examples of the use of allusions in literature: Example #1. Milton’s “Paradise Lost” gives allusions a fair share. Look at the example from Book 6 below. When captain Beatty was talking to Montag about why books are being banned in the society of Fahrenheit , he quoted this line to show Montag how none of the books can make everybody happy. This quote is important because it explains the reason to why books Missing: authority. Books shelved as allusion: Animal Farm by George Orwell, The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis, The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Breakfast. open book signified spreading of truth by text and doctrine. [Christian Symbolism: Appleton, 13] Pure, Simon character in Centlire play (). [Br. Lit.: Bold Stroke for a Wife] Trelawney, Squire sincere, genuine ship-owner; benevolent authority. [Br. Lit.: Treasure Island].