Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral

by W. Leonard Grant

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill

Written in English
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  • Latin literature, Medieval and modern -- History and criticism,
  • Pastoral poetry -- History and criticism

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Bibliography: p. [405]-421.

Statementby W. Leonard Grant.
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LC ClassificationsPA8027 .G7
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Paginationx, 434 p.
Number of Pages434
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Open LibraryOL5941594M
LC Control Number65012231
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This Handbook gives an accessible survey of the main genres, contexts, and regions of Neo-Latin, as we have come to call Latin writing composed in the wake of Petrarch (). Its emphasis is on the period of Neo-Latin's greatest cultural relevance, from the fifteenth to the eighteenth centuries. Pastoral Literature of the English Renaissance. The pastoral is a literary style or type that presents a conventionalized picture of rural life, the naturalness and innocence of which is seen in.   The third part of Leistritz's study is about the literary context, the interpretation, and the reception of the Carmen bucolicum (). Leistritz gives a survey of the history of the pastoral in ancient, early medieval, and Renaissance literature () that is concise, even if it is also quite close to the monographs of B. Effe and G. Binder, Antike Hirtendichtung. Books. Animals, Animality, and Literature. Co-editor, with Molly Hand and Brian Massumi. Cambridge Critical Concepts series. Cambridge University Press, Animal Characters: Nonhuman Beings in Early Modern Literature, University of Pennsylvania Press,

  In his book The Lost Italian Renaissance, Christopher Celenza advanced a theory on systematic exclusion of Neo-Latin literature from the contemporary Academy. He argued that the converging trends of nationalist historiography and post-Enlightenment beliefs about language in the nineteenth century, at the time when the modern university Author: Tom Hendrickson. Viewed alternately as a genre, mode, or convention in poetry (as well as in literature generally, art, and music), the pastoral tradition refers to a lineage of creative works that idealize rural life and landscapes, while the term pastoral refers to individual poems or other works in the tradition.. History of the Pastoral . The chief difference lies in the fact that the pastoral letters do not show the close connection between Christian faith and Christian living that is so characteristic of Paul's writings. Paul never failed to point out that the fruits of the spirit would always be expressed in the quality of one's daily living. International Congress of Neo-Latin Studies. and Kessler, Eckhard,. and Tuynman, P. and Kuiper, G. C. Acta Conventus Neo-Latini Amstelodamensis: proceedings of the second International Congress of Neo-Latin Studies, Amsterdam, August / edited by P. Tuynman, G. C. Kuiper, and E. Kessler W. Fink Munchen Australian/Harvard Citation.

Neo-Latin poetry is a vast territory and one to which there remain relatively few field guides (although in this respect the literature is developing with encouraging speed). 2 A chapter of this length cannot hope to do more than sketch the parameters of the subject, give a sense of the interest of the material, and suggest some avenues for Author: Victoria Moul.

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Neo-Latin Literature and the Pastoral: Author: William Leonard Grant: Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. and Neo-Latin Literature: An Autograph Manuscript on Petrus Lotichius and His Poetry by Lee Piepho INTRODUCTION AS scholars have come Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral book attend more and more to readers' annota-~tions as indicators of habits of reading, marked copies of books LI.

owned by English writers have come under increasing scrutiny. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grant, W. Leonard (William Leonard). Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral. : Neo-Latin Literature and Literary Culture in Early Modern Scotland (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History) (Brill's Studies in Itellectual History) (): Steven J Reid, Book Marketing Ltd: BooksAuthor: Steven J.

Reid, David McOmish. About the Author. Victoria Moul is Senior Lecturer in Latin Language and Literature at King's College London. She is a leader in the field of early modern Latin and English literature, with wide-ranging publications including articles on neo-Latin elegy, lyric and didactic poetry and Milton, Jonson, Donne and Cowley, as well as the reception of Horace, Pindar and : $ Book description.

Latin was for many centuries the common literary language of Europe, and Latin literature of immense range, stylistic power and social and political significance was produced. Victoria Moul is Senior Lecturer in Latin Language and Literature at King's College London.

She is a leader in the field of early modern Latin and English literature, with wide-ranging publications including articles on neo-Latin elegy, lyric and didactic poetry and Milton, Jonson, Donne and Cowley, as well as the reception of Horace, Pindar and : Victoria Moul.

A Guide to Neo-Latin Literature Victoria Moul (ed.) Latin was for many centuries the common literary language of Europe, and Latin literature of immense range, stylistic power and social and political significance Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral book produced throughout Europe and beyond from the time of Petrarch (c) well into the eighteenth century.

“The 1, pages of Brill’s Encyclopaedia have entries, by nearly eighty contributors, for almost all conceivable aspects of Neo-Latin language, literature and culture. It will be an indispensable starting point for future students and scholars, at a time when the vast and largely unexplored continent of early modern Neo-Latin is becoming increasingly accessible.”.

Neo-Latin literature is a vast field, covering Latin texts written in an intentionally classical style in both verse and prose across at least four centuries and the whole of Europe, as well as parts of Asia and the New World, by countless authors and in an enormous variety of genres.

Neo-Latin Literature and the Pastoral. By W. LEONARD GRANT. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, Pp. x+ $ Neo-Latin literature, like other litera-tures, includes much trash; and Neo-Latin epic, elegiac, satiric, and pastoral verse is predominantly doggerel, but doggerel generally well written and pleasant to read.

Catullus 68b and the limits of analogy ’, in Woodman, A. and Powell, J. (eds), Author and Audience in Latin Literature (Cambridge), 33 – 44 and –4 Feeney, D. ‘Representation and the materiality of the book in the polymetrics’, in Duquesnay and Woodman 29– Table of contents.

List of contributors Preface INTRODUCTION (Lucy R. Nicholas, King's College London, UK and William M. Barton, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies, Austria) 1 European Neo-Latin and its development 2 Neo-Latin as a literary medium 3 Neo-Latin literature and its genres 4 Aims and coverage of this volume 5 Latin texts: sources and conventions 6 Bibliography.

New Latin (also called Neo-Latin or Modern Latin) was a revival in the use of Latin in original, scholarly, and scientific works between c. and c. Modern scholarly and technical nomenclature, such as in zoological and botanical taxonomy and international scientific vocabulary, draws extensively from New Latin such use, New Latin is subject to new word form: Renaissance Latin.

Literature Pastoral literature in general. Pastoral is a mode of literature in which the author employs various techniques to place the complex life into a simple one.

Paul Alpers distinguishes pastoral as a mode rather than a genre, and he bases this distinction on the recurring attitude of power; that is to say that pastoral literature holds a humble perspective toward nature. “Neo-Latin” generally refers to Latin works written between the time of the Italian humanist Petrarch (–) and the late 17th/early 18th century.

Some use the term as synonymous with “Renaissance Latin” or “early modern Latin,” whereas for others “neo-Latin”connotes all post-medieval Latin writing up to.

In English literature the pastoral is a familiar feature of Renaissance poetry. Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia () is an epic story in pastoral dress, and in The Shepheardes Calender () Edmund Spenser used the pastoral as a vehicle for political and religious discussion. William Barton. Postdoctoral Researcher Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies Innsbruck Austria After studying Classics in the UK and Canada, I specialised in Renaissance and Early Modern Latin where I've become particularly interested in the engagement of literature.

Edited by: Philip Ford (†), Jan Bloemendal and Charles Fantazzi With its striking range and penetrating depth, Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World traces the enduring history and wide-ranging cultural influence of Neo-Latin, the form of Latin that originated in the Italian Renaissance and persists to the modern era.

Featuring original contributions by a host of distinguished. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, pages) Contents: Introduction: Neo-Latin literature / Victoria Moul --Ideas and ing with the classics: Neo-Latin poets and their pagan familiars / Yasmin Haskell --Neo-Latin literature and the vernacular / Tom Deneire --How the young man should study Latin.

1. See T. Harrison, “The Latin Pastorals of Milton and Castiglione,” PMLA 50 (): –93; Lawrence V. Ryan, “Milton's Epithaphium Damonis and B.

Zanchi's Elegy on Baldassare Castiglione,” Humanistica Lovaniensia 30 (), – Also see Gordon Campbell, “Imitation in Epitaphium Damonis,” in Milton Studies Urbane Milton: The Latin Poetry, ed.

James A. Freeman Author: Stella P. Revard. Pastoral and the Italian Landscape in the Latin Poetry of the Ventennio Fascista • FASCIVM DECVS SVPERBVM – Neo-Latin in the ventennio fascista, Brixen, Italy, th October New World Landscapes in Ancient Forms: Laurent le Brun's Franciad () • Classical Association (CA) Edinburgh, 6th–9th April Hieronymus Angerianus (Gerolamo or Girolamo Angeriano) (c.

but disputed [see below] –) was an influential Italian neo-Latin poet from retired at a young age from the life of the Neapolitan court, to the family estates at Ariano di Puglia. His Erotopaegnion, an epigram collection, was published in in was published in in the Poetae Tres Elegantissimi Authority control: BNF: cbc (data), ISNI:.

Popular Pastoral Books Showing of 2, Brothers, We Are Not Professionals: A Plea to Pastors for Radical Ministry (Paperback) by. John Piper (Goodreads Author) (shelved 25 times as pastoral) avg rating — 2, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Edmund Spenser and Neo-Latin Literature: An Autograph Manuscript on Petrus Lotichius and His Poetry Piepho, Lee by INTRODUC T ION S scholars have come to attend more and more to readers' annotations as indicators of habits of reading, marked copies of books owned by English writers have come under increasing scrutiny.

But. Pastoral literature, class of literature that presents the society of shepherds as free from the complexity and corruption of city life. Many of the idylls written in its name are far remote from the realities of any life, rustic or urban.

Among the writers who have used the pastoral convention. English literature, Neo-Latin. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader term: English literature; Filed under: English literature, Neo-Latin Joannis Saresberiensis opera omnia.

Nunc primum in unum collegit et cum codicibus manuscriptis (Oxonii: J. Parker, ), by of Salisbury John and J. Giles (page images at HathiTrust); Items below (if any) are from related and.

Pastoral poetry was the invention of the Hellenistic poet Theocritus (c. – bce), whose extant works comprise about a dozen bucolic works with rustic set Cite this page Marsh, David, “Pastoral”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf.

Literature as a subject is the study of books. an introduction and commentary' 'Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral' -- subject(s): History and criticism, Latin literature, Medieval and.

Formal Latin literature began in BC, when a Roman audience saw a Latin version of a Greek play. The adaptor was Livius Andronicus, a Greek who had been brought to Rome as a prisoner of war in BC.

[citation needed] Andronicus also translated Homer's Greek epic the Odyssey into an old type of Latin verse called first Latin poet to write on a Roman theme was Gnaeus Naevius.

Books and Literature. an introduction and commentary' 'Neo-Latin literature and the pastoral' -- subject(s): History and criticism, Latin literature, Medieval and modern, Medieval and modern.

"Neo-Latin Literature and Literary Culture in Early Modern Scotland, edited by Steven J. Reid and David McOmish" published on 21 Dec by Brill. A review of Victoria Moul’s edited collection A Guide to Neo-Latin Literature Victoria Moul (ed.) A Guide to Neo-Latin Literature, Cambridge University Press,pp., $ French departments do not lavish attention on the golden era of Moliére .