Item description for Schweigen im Romischen Epos (Beitrage Zur Altertumskunde) by Silke Anzinger...
What can silence mean? And by what means can a narrator express it? This is the first study to look at the question of how quiet, silence, speechlessness and the refusal to communicate are employed in Roman epic. Apart from two comparative chapters each author is analyzed separately. In this way attention is drawn not only to continuity and intertextual play with individual motifs (e.g. in the case of the silence of the night), but also to individual differences in narrative techniques, in particular in the portrayal of the unsaid.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.1" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.1" Weight: 1.5 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 2007
Publisher Walter de Gruyter
ISBN 3110194783 ISBN13 9783110194784
Availability 112 units. Availability accurate as of Mar 22, 2017 10:31.
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