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A Symposion of Praise

Horace Returns to Lyric in Odes IV (Wisconsin Studies in Classics)

by Timothy Johnson

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Latin,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Ancient & Classical,
  • Carmina,
  • History and criticism,
  • Horace,
  • Laudatory poetry, Latin,
  • Liber 4,
  • Lyric poetry,
  • Odes, Latin

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10317228M
    ISBN 100299207404
    ISBN 109780299207403

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These later lyrics, which praise Augustus, the imperial family, and other political insiders, have often been treated more as propaganda than art. But in A Symposion of Praise, Timothy Johnson examines the richly textured ambiguities of Odes IV that engage the audience in the communal or "sympotic" formulation of Horace's praise.

Editorial Reviews “Timothy Johnson’s A Symposion of Praise is an important book for its bold argument about the nature of panegyric in Horace’s fourth book of odes it provides many valuable insights into Horace’s lyric practice as a whole and its literary, cultural and historical background.

Whether one is ultimately convinced by the book’s overall argument or not, its metaphor Pages: “Timothy Johnson’s "A Symposion of Praise" is an important book for its bold argument about the nature of panegyric in Horace’s fourth book of odes it provides many valuable insights into Horace’s lyric practice as a whole and its literary, cultural and historical by: 7.

A Symposion of Praise: Horace Returns to Lyric in Odes IV [Timothy Johnson]. Ten years after publishing his first collection of lyric poetry, Odes I-III, Horace (65 B.C B.C.) returned to lyric and published another book of.

The Symposium (Ancient Greek: Συμπόσιον, Sympósion [sympósi̯on]) is a philosophical text by Plato dated c. – BC. It depicts a friendly contest of extemporaneous speeches given by a group of notable men attending a banquet.

The men include the philosopher Socrates, the general and political figure Alcibiades, and the comic playwright Aristophanes. The speeches are to be. A Symposion of Praise will be of interest to historians of the Augustan period and its literature, and to scholars interested in the dynamics between personal expression and political power.

Timothy Johnson is associate professor of classics at the University of Florida. These later lyrics, which praise Augustus, the imperial family, and other political insiders, have often been treated more as propaganda than art. But in A Symposion of Praise, Timothy Johnson examines the richly textured ambiguities of Odes IV that engage the.

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These later lyrics, which. Get this from a library. A symposion of praise: Horace returns to lyric in Odes IV. [Timothy S Johnson] -- Annotation Horace's later lyric poetry, Odes IV, which focuses on praising Augustus, the imperial family, and other political insiders, has often been treated more as propaganda than art.

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Horace's later lyric poetry, Odes IV, which focuses on praising Augustus, the imperial family, and other political insiders, has often been treated more as propaganda than art. But in A Symposion of Praise, Timothy Johnson examines the richly textured ambiguities of Odes IV that engage the audience in the communal or "sympotic" formulation of Horace's praise.

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It has the informality of a drinking party while still conveying the nuances of the Greek.4/5(K). A Symposion of Praise by Timothy Johnson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Monographic studies of the fourth book—Michael Putnam’s Artifices of Eternity: Horace’s fourth book of Odes (Ithaca ) and Timothy Johnson’s Symposion of Praise: Horace returns to lyric in Odes IV (Madison )—along with articles by Barchiesi, Breed, Clay, Hunter, Lowrie, and numerous others have brought Odes 4 out of the shadow.

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Wherefore, if we would praise him who has given to us the benefit, we must praise the god Love, who is our greatest benefactor, both leading us in this life back to our own nature, and giving us high hopes for the future, for he promises that if we are pious, he will restore us to our original state, and heal us and make us happy and blessed.

Summary Overall Summary Apollodorus relates to an unnamed companion a story he learned from Aristodemus about a symposium, or dinner-party, given in honor of the tragedian Agathon. Socrates arrives at the party late, as he was lost in thought on the neighboring porch.SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics.

This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Symposium by Plato. Plato’s Symposium dates circa BC.

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