Chapter 4. The Early Empire: AD 14-68

  1. Stephen Harrison
  1. Roland Mayer

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch5

A Companion to Latin Literature

A Companion to Latin Literature

How to Cite

Mayer, R. (2005) The Early Empire: AD 14-68, in A Companion to Latin Literature (ed S. Harrison), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235293

Online ISBN: 9780470996683

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Keywords:

  • early empire: AD 14–68;
  • post-augustus literary landscape;
  • recitation;
  • declamation;
  • stylistic developments

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction: the Literary Landscape after Augustus

  • Recitation and Declamation

  • Formal and Stylistic Developments

  • Literature and its Cultural Context

  • Imperial Renewals

  • Neronian Renaissance