9. Rome's Elegiac Cartography: The View from the Via Sacra

  1. Barbara K. Gold
  1. Eleanor Winsor Leach

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch9

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

A Companion to Roman Love Elegy

How to Cite

Leach, E. W. (2012) Rome's Elegiac Cartography: The View from the Via Sacra, in A Companion to Roman Love Elegy (ed B. K. Gold), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118241165.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Hamilton College, USA

Author Information

  1. Indiana University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444330373

Online ISBN: 9781118241165

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Keywords:

  • Rome's elegiac cartography, view from the Via Sacra;
  • positioning Roman love elegy, in Latin literary genre;
  • Quintilian claim, of elegy as a nationalistic product;
  • recusatio, quasi-heroic sources;
  • Augustan victories;
  • Ovid as elegist, actual and invented triumphs;
  • less mercurial Tibullan, and Propertian lovers;
  • Roman elegiac doorways;
  • confusion of life and art, of Ovid's Ars Amatoria

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Further Reading

  • Bibliography