Greek Literature (m) (2016/2017)

Course code
4S02266
Name of lecturer
Andrea Rodighiero
Coordinator
Andrea Rodighiero
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-FIL-LET/02 - GREEK LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni), Sem. IB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA (31.10.16 sosp.lezioni)
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.1  
Friday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Friday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  

Learning outcomes

Knowledge of the literary forms and of the stylistic devices of the archaic and classical Greek literature.

Syllabus

Sappho and Alcaeus
Texts
(a)
Sappho et Alcaeus, fragmenta edidit E.M. Voigt, Amsterdam 1971;
Alcée, Fragments, I-II, texte établi, traduit et annoté par G. Liberman, Paris 1999.


(b) B. Gentili, Le vie di Eros nella poesia dei tiasi femminili e dei simposi, in Poesia e pubblico nella Grecia antica. Da Omero al V secolo, Milano 2006, 138-174; F. Ferrari, Una mitra per Kleis. Saffo e il suo pubblico, Pisa 2007; A.C. Cassio (a cura di), Storia delle lingue letterarie greche. Seconda edizione, Firenze 2016, cap. 6 (La lirica monodica, O. Tribulato); D. Yatromanolakis, Alcaeus and Sappho, in The Cambridge Companion to Greek Lyric, edited by F. Budelmann, Cambridge 2009, 204-226.

Further readings:
G.O. Hutchinson, Greek Lyric Poetry. A Commentary on Selected Larger Pieces, Oxford 2001; E. Degani, G. Burzacchini, Lirici greci, Bologna 2005[2]; E. Greene, M.B. Skinner (ed.), The New Sappho on Old Age: Textual and Philosophical Issues, Washington, DC 2009 [on line]; C. Neri, Lirici greci. Età arcaica e classica, Roma 2011; A. Bierl, A. Lardinois, The Newest Sappho: P. Sapph. Obbink and P. GC inv. 105, frs. 1-4, Leiden-Boston 2016 [on line].

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017