A Handbook to the Reception of Ovid (PDF) provides more than 30 initial essays composed by leading scholars exposing the abundant variety of vital engagement with Ovid’s poetry that periods the Western custom from antiquity to the present day.
- Features contributions from more than 30 leading scholars in the Humanities.
- Introduces familiar and unknown figures in the history of the Ovidian reception.
- Demonstrates the withstanding and transformative power of Ovid’s poetry into modern-day times.
- Offers ingenious point of views on Ovid’s poetry and its reception from antiquity to the present day
“The multi-authored Handbook to the Reception of Ovidis much more broad-varying, and thinks about the entire field of Ovidian impact on literature, education, the visual arts, and movie, from antiquity to the present day.” – Translation and Literature, 1 May 2015
“While readers will likewise desire to seek advice from works by Doody (1985), Oakley-Brown (2006), Hopkins (2010), and Martindale (1988) ― amongst lots of others, too many to list ― this brand-new Handbook is extremely suggested as an academic intro to the reception of Ovid.” – Eighteenth-century Studies and Eighteenth-century Literature, 1 October 2014