Traditions and Contexts in the Poetry of Horace

Synopsis

This collection of freshly commissioned essays covers the entire range of the works of an exceptionally versatile and innovative poet. The essays introduce readers to a variety of critical approaches to Horace and to Latin poetry, as well as a number of different contexts--political, philosophical, historical. The collection sheds light not only on Horace but on Augustan poetry in general.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Arnold Bradshaw
  • Ian M. Le M. Du Quesnay
  • James E. G. Zetzel
  • Tony Woodman
  • Alan Griffiths
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2002