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The politics of Latin literature

writing, identity, and empire in ancient Rome

by Thomas N. Habinek

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Latin literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Authorship -- Political aspects -- Rome.,
    • Politics and literature -- Rome.,
    • Group identity in literature.,
    • Imperialism in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-221) and indexes.

      StatementThomas N. Habinek.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6029.P64 H33 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination234 p. ;
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL692840M
      ISBN 100691068275
      LC Control Number97040074


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Thomas Habinek shows, however, that literature was also a cultural practice that emerged from and intervened in the political.

Book Description: This is the first book to describe the intimate relationship between Latin literature and the politics of ancient Rome. Until now, most scholars have viewed classical Latin literature as a product of aesthetic concerns.

This is the first book to describe the intimate relationship between Latin literature and the politics of ancient Rome. Until now, most scholars have viewed classical Latin literature as a product of aesthetic concerns.

Thomas Habinek shows, however, that literature was also a cultural practice that emerged from and intervened in the political and social struggles at the heart of the Roman. This is the first book to describe the intimate relationship between Latin literature and the politics of ancient Rome.

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