Oral Performance and Its Context

This volume is concerned with the way that the spoken word and the written word co-exist and interact in antiquity. Papers deal with different genres from antiquity, from the period of early Greek antiquity through to the Roman world.

Oral Performance and Its Context

This volume is concerned with the way that the spoken word and the written word co-exist and interact in antiquity. Papers deal with different genres from antiquity, from the period of early Greek antiquity through to the Roman world.

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Oral Performance and Its Context
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Mackie
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-31 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume is concerned with the way that the spoken word and the written word co-exist and interact in antiquity. Papers deal with different genres from antiquity, from the period of early Greek antiquity through to the Roman world.
Oral Performance and Its Context
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: C. J. MacKie
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume is concerned with the way that the spoken word and the written word co-exist and interact in antiquity. Papers deal with different genres from antiquity, from the period of early Greek antiquity through to the Roman world.
Oral Art Forms and Their Passage Into Writing
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Else Mundal, Jonas Wellendorf
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Museum Tusculanum Press

The present collection examines the complex interrelationship between the oral and the written and the problems of textualisation.
Greek Drama and the Invention of Rhetoric
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: David Sansone
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-30 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Asserts a novel and controversial theory on the origins of rhetoric that differs radically from the standard view Argues that it was the theatre of Ancient Greece, first appearing around 500 BC, that prompted the development of formalized rhetoric, which evolved soon thereafter Provides a cogent reworking of existing evidence
The Interface of Orality and Writing
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: Annette Weissenrieder, Robert B. Coote
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-13 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

How did the visual, the oral, and the written interrelate in antiquity? The essays in this collection address the competing and complementary roles of visual media, forms of memory, oral performance, and literacy and popular culture in the ancient Mediterranean world. Incorporating both customary and innovative perspectives, the essays advance