The texts, ideas, images, and material culture of ancient Greece and
Rome have always been crucial to attempts to appropriate the past in
order to authenticate the present. They underlie the mapping of
change and the assertion and challenging of values and identities,
old and new. Classical Presences brings the latest scholarship to bea
on the contexts, theory, and practice of such use, and abuse, of the
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Book title: Homer in the Twentieth Century: Between World Literature and the Western Canon.
Contributors: Barbara Graziosi - Editor, Emily Greenwood - Editor.
Publisher: Oxford University Press.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 2007.
Page number: ii.
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