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What lies beneath: fluid subtexts in Ovid's Metamorphoses

James, Paula (2004). What lies beneath: fluid subtexts in Ovid's Metamorphoses. In: Zimmerman, Maaike and Van der Paardt, Rudi eds. Metamorphic Reflections: essays presented to Ben Hijmans on his 75th birthday. Leuwen: Peeters, pp. 1–19.

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looking at characters associated with pools and springs in Ovid's epic poem and finding less obvious subjects also with water images or metaphors in their narratives.Re-appraising aspects of transformation as a natural corollary or a subtle allusion to other suppressed mythical versions of characters' fates

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 90-429-1504-8, 978-90-429-1504-6
Keywords: Apollo; Arethusa; Callisto; Daphne; Diana; Hermaphroditus; Jupiter; landscape; Marsyas; metamorphosis; Mercury; Philomela; pools; Pyramus; Tereus; Thisbe; Water
Academic Unit/Department: Arts > Classical Studies
Item ID: 3580
Depositing User: Paula James
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2016 11:31
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