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Publication Date: 2011
Series: Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World
- Provides a comprehensive introduction and overview of classicalreception - the interpretation of classical art, culture, andthought in later centuries, and the fastest growing area inclassics
- Brings together 34 essays by an international group ofcontributors focused on ancient and modern reception concepts andpractices
- Combines close readings of key receptions with widercontextualization and discussion
- Explores the impact of Greek and Roman culture worldwide,including crucial new areas in Arabic literature, South Africandrama, the history of photography, and contemporary ethics
Christopher Stray is Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Wales, Swansea. He is the author of Classics Transformed: Schools Universities, and Society in England 1830-1960 (1998), and editor of The Owl of Minerva (2005), Classical Books (2007) and Remaking the Classics (2007).