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Author Kirkland, N. Bryant, author.

Title Herodotus and imperial Greek literature : criticism, imitation, reception / N. Bryant Kirkland
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, [2022]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover -- Herodotus and Imperial Greek Literature -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: After Herodotus -- 1. The Ethics of Authorship: Herodotus in the Rhetorical Works of Dionysius of Halicarnassus -- 2. Dionysius's Global Herodotus -- 3. Parallel Authors: Plutarch's "Life" of Herodotus -- 4. Hellenism in the Distance: Herodotean Fringes in Dio Chrysostom's Borystheniticus -- 5. Removable Eyes: Lucian and the Truths of Herodotus -- 6. Anacharsis at Border Control -- 7. Acts of God: Pausanias Divines Herodotus -- 8. Pausanias in Wonderland
Epilogue: Herodotus without End -- Bibliography -- Index of Passages -- Subject Index
Summary This book traces the intellectual influence of Herodotus among ancient Greek writers living under the Roman Empire
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (Oxford Academic, viewed May 15, 2023)
Subject Herodotus -- Influence
Greek literature -- History and criticism
Greek literature
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780197583524