Homeric Rhythm: A Philosophical Study Paolo Vivante

ISBN: 9780313303630

Published: October 28th 1997

Hardcover

176 pages


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Homeric Rhythm: A Philosophical Study  by  Paolo Vivante

Homeric Rhythm: A Philosophical Study by Paolo Vivante
October 28th 1997 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 176 pages | ISBN: 9780313303630 | 8.40 Mb

In a follow-up to his previous Homeric studies, noted classicist Paolo Vivante explores Homers verse, highlighting rhythm rather than metre. Rhythmical qualities, he argues, constitute the force of the verse--for example, in the way the words takeMoreIn a follow-up to his previous Homeric studies, noted classicist Paolo Vivante explores Homers verse, highlighting rhythm rather than metre. Rhythmical qualities, he argues, constitute the force of the verse--for example, in the way the words take position and in the way each pause hints suspense, producing an immediate sense of time.

Vivantes main concern is not with the techniques or rules of the verse-composition, but more philosophically with verse itself as a fundamental form of human expression. This study will be of interest to both students and scholars.



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