By Ruth Scodel (ed.)

ISBN-10: 9004269126

ISBN-13: 9789004269125

The essays in among Orality and Literacy tackle how oral and literature practices intersect as messages, texts, practices, and traditions circulate and alter, simply because problems with orality and literacy are particularly complicated and important whilst info is transmitted over extensive expanses of time and area or tailored in new contexts. Their themes diversity from Homer and Hesiod to the hot testomony and Gaius’ Institutes, from epic poetry and drama to vase portray, historiography, mythography, and the philosophical letter. again and again they go back to convinced concerns. Writing and orality aren't collectively particular, and their interplay isn't consistently in one path. Authors, whether or not they use writing or now not, try and keep an eye on the responses of a listening viewers. A variable culture could be mounted, not only through writing as a expertise, yet by way of such diversified approaches because the institution of a Panhellenic model of an Attic delusion and a Hellenistic city’s production of a unmarried celebratory historical past.

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