Bryn Mawr Classical Review

Bryn Mawr Classical Review 1998.5.06


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1.   For a comprehensive treatment of metaphors for poetry in pre-Hellenistic Greek writers, including the ones discussed by A., see R. Nünlist's forthcoming book Poetologische Bildersprache in der frühgriechischen Dichtung, Stuttgart.  

2.   Compare the discussion in A. Ford, Homer: The Poetry of the Past, Ithaca 1992, 40-48.  

3.   For a recent level-headed and very attractive metapoetic reading of a Hellenistic poem, see R. Albis, Poet and Audience in the Argonautica of Apollonius, Lanham, MD, 1996.    

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