Petronius and the Anatomy of Fiction



2004 | ISBN: 052181586X 9780521815864 | 251 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book claims that the text can be read as a unified whole rather than as episodic jumble, despite its fragmentation.

Presented as disturbing as well as comic, intricately structured as well as chaotic, the study asserts that the Satyricon's imagery constantly mirrors apparent paradoxes. Thus corporeality is explored as a metaphor rather than just as an index of the "low" genre of the novel.

Contents
Acknowledg ments
Abbreviations
Introduction Corporealities
1 Rhetorical red herrings
2 Behind the scenes
3 The beast within
4 From the horse's mouth
5 Bella intestina
6 Regurgitating Polyphemus
7 Scars of knowledge
8 How to eat Virgil
9 Ghost stories
10 Decomposing rhythms
Conclusion Licence and labyrinths
APPENDIX I The use of fundere and cognates in the Satyricon
APPENDIX II The occurrence of fortuna or Fortuna in the Satyricon
APPENDIX III Aen. 4.39 at Sat. 112: nec venit in mentem, quorum consederis arvis?
Bibliography
Index of passages discussed
Index of subjects

Download:

http://longfiles.com/tl86c5h11rkm/-Petronius_and_the_Anatomy_of_Fiction-_by_Victoria_Rimell_ebook3000.pdf.html

[Fast Download] Petronius and the Anatomy of Fiction


Ebooks related to "Petronius and the Anatomy of Fiction" :
A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature
Doing Ethnography in Teams
Cultural Roots of Sustainable Management: Practical Wisdom and Corporate Social Responsibility
Robert McKee, Story. Contenuti, struttura, stile, principi per la sceneggiatura e per l'arte di scri
A Practical Hungarian Grammar with Glossary
Michel Thomas Method: Russian Advanced Course
TOEFL 3000 Questions
Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama: 1880 to the Present
Mandarin Chinese Dictionary Phrasebook
Roman Art and Imperial Policy
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.
Sitemap