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Homer the Theologian Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic Tradition (Transformation of the Classical Heritage) by Robert Lamberton

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Greek Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • Poetry,
  • History / Ancient / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7709355M
ISBN 100520066073
ISBN 109780520066076

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HOMER. THE HOMERIC QUESTION AND THE HOMERIC THEOLOGY. I. Homer's " Iliad" has been called "the most famous among poems."Bryant speaks of its author as "the greatest of epic poets," and says that "the common consent of the civilized world places the 'Iliad' and the •Odyssey' at an unapproachable height of poetical excellence.".   About the Book. Here is the first survey of the surviving evidence for the growth, development, and influence of the Neoplatonist allegorical reading of the Iliad and Odyssey. Professor Lamberton argues that this tradition of reading was to create new demands on subsequent epic and thereby alter permanently the nature of European epic. Homer Hailey (Aug – November 9, ) was an American preacher in the churches of Christ in the 20th century, a professor at Abilene Christian University and Florida College, and the author of at least fifteen theological was well known for his general biblical knowledge, especially the Old Testament.. Hailey and the churches of Christ are the topics of the book The Born: Aug , Marshall, Harrison County, . Homer the Theologian Book Description: Here is the first survey of the surviving evidence for the growth, development, and influence of the Neoplatonist allegorical reading of the Iliad and Odyssey.

Homer the Theologian Robert Lamberton Published by University of California Press Lamberton, Robert. Homer the Theologian: Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic by: The Twelfth Book of Homer's Odyssey. Homer $ The Odyssey of Homer, Books V-VIII. Homer $ Homer's Stories: Simply Told () Homer $ The Iliad of Heroic Homer. Homer $ The Iliad of Homer. Homer $ - $ Les Auteurs Grecs Expliques D'Apres Une Methode Nouvelle Par Deux Traductions Francaises. 11E Chant: Homere. 2 HOMER THE THEOLOGIAN contrary, to emphasize the absence of any pretense to supernatural in-sight in the narrative voice. J. Tate sums up the negative evidence: Homer does not claim to be "controlled" by a spirit not his own, or to utter oracles containing a manifold significance Nor does he claim the standing of a priest. Read the full-text online edition of Homer the Theologian: Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic Tradition (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Homer the Theologian: Neoplatonist Allegorical.

This book grew out of conversations at the annual meeting of the Native American Theological Forum. That forum takes place at the Claremont School of Theology’s National United Methodist Native American Center, and the book very much reflects both Indigenous religious traditions and engagement with mainline Protestantism in the United by: Get this from a library! Homer the theologian: neoplantonist allegorical reading and the growth of the epic tradition. [Robert Lamberton]. For others named Labeo, see Labeo (disambiguation). Cornelius Labeo was an ancient Roman theologian and antiquarian who wrote on such topics as the Roman calendar and the teachings of Etruscan religion (Etrusca disciplina).His works survive only in fragments and testimonia. He has been dated "plausibly but not provably" to the 3rd century AD. Labeo has been called "the most important . Homer the Theologian: Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic Tradition by Robert Lamberton A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure .