Propertius


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Propertius

Sextus . ?50--?15 bc, Roman elegiac poet
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(Propertius formam suae Cynthiae sic commendat Et quascumque tulit formosi temporis aetas, Cynthia non Mas nomen habere sinat Idem illic formosae veniant chorus heroinae.)
"Source Reconsideration of Propertius II.1" in The Classical Journal, v.
(16.) Propertius, 4.1 1.5 1-52: vel tu, quae tardam movisti fune Cybeben, / Claudia, turritae rara ministra deae (or you, who moved slow Cybele with a rope, Claudia, the rare attendant of the tower-crowned goddess).
He loved the poetry of Propertius, but devoted his life to the dry-as-dust text of Manilius.
The Roman poet Propertius further developed and transformed Theocritus' metapoetical allegory by turning Heracles into an elegiac lover in pursuit of an unattainable object of affection.
(1.) See also DeForest on Latin in the Austen household and Jane Austen's acquaintance with Propertius and use of the Roman recusatio.
Volume 1 (9780865168299, $20.59, 341pp) by academician author of numerous pedagogical materials Marianthe Colakis is comprised of selections from Catullus, Cicero, Livy, Ovid, Propertius, Tibullus, and Vergil.
poet Sextus Propertius, was reconfigured by Elena Shvarts as an ancient
My paper will examine the autobiographical itinerary expressed by this 1958 edition of Pound's Homage to Sextus Propertius (written in 1917) and Hugh Selwyn Mauberly (published in 1920).
Mahon's high level of poetic craftsmanship is an asset in his translation work, and his choice of poets ranges from Propertius to Rimbaud and takes in a group of Francophone African poets who will be new to most readers.
The artists' eclectic repertoire of sources ranges from Sextus Propertius and Plautus through Victor Hugo and Alfred Jarry to Jorge Luis Borges and Rene Daumal, from whose 1938 novel A Night of Serious Drinking they've borrowed the term ahyssology, the study of the abyss, applying it to their creative practice.