Description - Greek Literature in the Classical Period: The Poetics of Drama in Athens by Gregory Nagy
Volume four of this carefully selected collection of critical writings on Greek literature focuses on Greek literature in the Classical period and the Poetics of Drama in Athens. The nine volume set traces the Greek roots of all major literary genres-epic, lyric poetry, tragedy, comedy, history, oratory, and philosophy. With articles by noted scholars including Albert Bates Lord, Milman Parry, Diskin Clay, and Walter Burkert, this nine volume set covers Greek literature from the 6th century BC to the Byzantine era.
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Author Biography - Gregory Nagy
Gregory Nagy is Professor of Classics at Harvard University and Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, D.C. He has written and edited numerous books on Greek literature, including Homeric Questions, The Everyman's Library The Iliad, Greek Mythology and Poetics, and Poetry as Performance.