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Disaster revisited - Ate and the Litai in Homer's Iliad

Yamagata, Naoko (2005). Disaster revisited - Ate and the Litai in Homer's Iliad. In: Stafford, Emma and Herrin, Judith eds. Personification in the Greek world: from Antiquity to Byzantium. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, pp. 21–28.

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Abstract

An examination of Achilles' portrayal in Homer's Iliad in light of the work's use of Ate and the Litai as personified deities in the much discussed episode of the embassy in Iliad book 9.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-7546-5031-6, 978-0-7546-5031-7
Keywords: Homer; Iliad; Achilles; Ate; Litai; personification
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 3710
Depositing User: Naoko Yamagata
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:50
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/3710
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