20. Historian and Satirist

Tacitus and Juvenal

  1. Victoria Emma Pagán PhD
  1. Catherine Keane PhD

Published Online: 24 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444354188.ch20

A Companion to Tacitus

A Companion to Tacitus

How to Cite

Keane, C. (2011) Historian and Satirist, in A Companion to Tacitus (ed V. E. Pagán), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444354188.ch20

Editor Information

  1. University of Florida, USA

Author Information

  1. Washington University in St. Louis, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405190329

Online ISBN: 9781444354188

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Keywords:

  • Tacitus and Juvenal, historian and satirist;
  • Tacitus' literary career;
  • Juvenal's Satires;
  • Tacitus and Juvenal, “parallel and coeval…”;
  • imperial Latin literature;
  • personae and protocol;
  • Satires on Tacitus;
  • Satire 2;
  • Satire 10, disappointments, tragedies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Family Trees

  • Historical Satire

  • Personae and Protocol

  • The Satires on Tacitus?

  • The State of Vice

  • Exemplarity from History to Satire

  • Conclusion

  • Guide to Further Reading