Chapter 6. Narrative Epic

  1. Stephen Harrison
  1. Philip Hardie

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch7

A Companion to Latin Literature

A Companion to Latin Literature

How to Cite

Hardie, P. (2005) Narrative Epic, in A Companion to Latin Literature (ed S. Harrison), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch7

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:

  • narrative epic;
  • pre-virgilian epic;
  • livius andronicus;
  • aeneid;
  • literary history

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pre-Virgilian Epic: Livius Andronicus, Naevius, Ennius (see also Goldberg, Chapter 1)

  • Virgil's

  • Post-Virgilian Epic

  • Conclusion