Their topics include crooked competition: the performance and poetics of skolia, authentic and autochthonous traditions in archaic and Hellenistic lyric poetry, embedded song and poetic authority in Pindar and Bacchylides
, on the antagonism between divine and human performer in archaic Greek poetics, and Sappho or Alcaeus: authors and genres of archaic hymns.
CAIRNS, "Aotos, Anthos, and the Death of Archemoros in Bacchylides
, Ninth Ode", Papers of the Leeds International Latin Seminar, 10, 1998, 57-73) and Pache (C.
Jack Mitchell in "The Culture of the Ancient Epithet: Gerard Manley Hopkins and the Translation of Imagination" (Translation and Literature 22: 149-166), comparing an ode by Bacchylides
with 38 different compound epithets deployed by Hopkins in his poetry, establishes "the altogether different points of reference of the archaic Greek and English epithets--the one [Greek/Bacchylides
] traditional, the other [English/Hopkins] traditionally untraditional" (150).
He died amid prosperity and dithyrambs from all the poets he'd brought to live in Athens, a thousand aliens singing Pindar and Bacchylides
The text is accompanied by an introduction, chronology, a note on the Persian Wars, and seven new maps in this edition, along with background texts by Aeschylus, Bacchylides
, Thucydides, Aristotle, and Plutarch, and a new selection from the tract "Air, Waters, Places" attributed to the School of Hippocrates and contrasting accounts by Diodorus and Strabo of the Amazons.
Greek Lyric Poetry: A Commentary on Selected Larger Pieces: Alcman, Stesichorus, Sappho, Alcaeus, Ibycus, Anacreon, Simonides, Bacchylides
, Pindar, Sophocles, Euripides.
1998) Epinician Odes and Dithyrambs of Bacchylides
2) This is probably the victory to which Bacchylides
29) In the same vein, the one 'non-mythical myth' in the victory odes of Pindar and Bacchylides
is the moving story of Croesus on the pyre.
45-46, 58-61, 90, 101, 125) to Arctinus (the Little Iliad) and Pindar, Simonides, Bacchylides
, Erinna (p.
Athenian Trainers in the Aeginetan Odes of Pindar and Bacchylides
The author makes great use of Greek poetry, especially the victory odes of Pindar and Bacchylides
, which use enriches the text to a considerable degree.