Receiving the Komos. Ancient and modern receptions of the Victory Ode (BICS Supplement 112)

Author(s): 
Edited by Peter Agócs, Christopher Carey, and Richard Rawles
Publication date: 
1 June 2012
Dimensions: 
244 x 170
ISBN: 
978-1-905670-34-5
Paperback
£30.00
Description: 
A collection of distinguished scholars examine different moments in the victory ode’s reception history, from the lifetime of Pindar and Bacchylides themselves through the Roman empire and the Middle Ages to the modern world, in a variety of texts and in differing cultural contexts.