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Ovid's Homer: Tradition, Authority, and Epic Reception
Barbara Weiden Boyd, Bowdoin College

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Ovid's Homer: Authority, Repetition, and Reception (Book)
Title: Ovid's Homer: Authority, Repetition, and Reception
Author: Barbara Weiden Boyd
Abstract: Ovid's Homer examines the Latin poet's engagement with the Homeric poems throughout his career. Boyd offers detailed analysis of Ovid's reading and reinterpretation of a range of Homeric episodes and characters from both poems, and demonstrates the pervasive presence of Homer in Ovid's work.
Year: 2017
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Publisher: Oxford University Press
Type: Single author monograph
ISBN: 9780190680046
Copy sent to NEH?: Yes