By Ruth Scodel (ed.)
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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12 To be sure, Zeus’s admonition to Iris, “Don’t be a false messenger (pseudoaggelos)” (Il. 13 The independent existence of an antonymy—the narrator’s “sure messenger” (etētumos aggelos, Il. 16 Two related points follow. 17 As the Achaians scatter to their ships in hopes of leaving Troy, Odysseus stops the people of the dēmos: “Sit still and listen to what others tell you, / to those who are better men than you, … Lordship for many is no good thing. Let there be one ruler” (Il. 200–201 and 204).
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