A Companion to Catullus

For the next 55 lines the poem will dwell on Laodamia's tragic love for Protesilaus. The goddess remains on that threshold – until we return to her to find that things were not quite what they seemed.

A Companion to Catullus

In this companion, international scholars provide a comprehensive overview that reflects the most recent trends in Catullan studies. Explores the work of Catullus, one of the best Roman ‘lyric poets’ Provides discussions about production, genre, style, and reception, as well as interpretive essays on key poems and groups of poems Grounds Catullus in the socio-historical world around him Chapters challenge received wisdom, present original readings, and suggest new interpretations of biographical evidence

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Shadows of the Mind
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Richard O. Djukpen Ph.D.
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-03 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

This book is a result of reflective thoughts over many issues in life over many years. The inspirations to write some of the poems in this book come from everyday the experiences of the author, his friends and TV news items. The poems and expressions in this book cover human
Mystical Oneness and the Nine Aspects of Being
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Wayne Wirs
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Wayne Wirs LLC

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Century of Locusts
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Malika Mokeddem
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

What first appears as a tiny moving shadow, no bigger than a fly, on the dazzling horizon slowly reveals itself as the grim shape of violence and death; in the destruction left behind?the mother?s broken body, the hidden child, the crying infant?begins the story of wandering and loss, of exile
Into the Heart of God
Language: en
Pages: 78
Authors: Augustin Belisle
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09 - Publisher: St Bede's Publications

Into the Heart of God offers warm, personal reflections for daily devotion on the spiritual journey that all of us, in some way or other, must travel to seek God.
The Mystery of Meeting
Language: en
Pages: 141
Authors: Steve Briault
Categories: Families
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-15 - Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press

Our relationships - with our family, colleagues, friends, lovers, partners - are decisive factors in our lives. More than outer success, wealth or fame, they make the difference between joy and sorrow, development and stagnation, fulfilment and frustration. They both stimulate and require us to reflect on our own initiatives