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    • The Fugitive: Murder and Exile in the Age of Heroes 

      Kim, Eunice Seungyeon
      This dissertation examines fugitive murderers and the conceptual functions they fulfill in Homeric poetry. The story pattern of the fugitive murderer is a background against which the Homeric poems consistently portray ...
    • Vates and Initiates: Augustan Poetic Manipulation of Greek Mystery Cult 

      Vazquez, Adriana Maria
      This study argues for the viability of mystery cult as a distinct category of religious experience with a particular presence in the Roman poetic imagination and an especial importance in the Augustan period as locus for ...
    • Written on Running Water: Ovidian Poetics in the Roman Waterscape 

      Langley, Bridget Alice
      Written on Running Water: Ovidian Poetics in the Roman Waterscape analyzes the symbolic value of water in Ovid’s poetry and considers how this was affected by the reorganization of the Roman water supply under Augustus. ...