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The distaff side : representing the female in Homer's Odyssey / Beth Cohen, ed.

Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995Description: xviii, 229 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0195086821; 019508683X.Subject(s): Homer -- Characters -- Women | Homer. Odyssey | Art and literature -- Greece | Art, Greek | Epic poetry, Greek -- History and criticism | Goddesses, Greek, in literature | Women and literature -- Greece | Women in art | Women in literatureDDC classification: 883/.01
Contents:
Odyssey, history, and women / A. J. Graham -- Female representations and interpreting the Odyssey / Seth L. Schein -- Between Skylla and Penelope : female characters of the Odyssey in Archaic and Classical Greek Art / Diana Buitron-Oliver and Beth Cohen -- Plan of Athena / Sheila Murnaghan -- Sirens, muses and female narrators in the Odyssey / Lillian Eileen Doherty -- Penelope as moral agent / Helene P. Foley -- Figuring fidelity in Homer's Odyssey / Froma I. Zeitlin -- Coming of age in Phaiakia : the meeting of Odysseus and Nausikaa / H.A. Shapiro -- Kirke's men : swine and sweethearts / Richard Brilliant -- Femmes fatales : Skylla and the Sirens in Greek Art / Jennifer Neils -- Intimate act of footwashing : Odyssey / Christine Mitchell Havelock.
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BOOK PA4167 .D57 1995 (Browse shelf) Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-217) and index.

Odyssey, history, and women / A. J. Graham -- Female representations and interpreting the Odyssey / Seth L. Schein -- Between Skylla and Penelope : female characters of the Odyssey in Archaic and Classical Greek Art / Diana Buitron-Oliver and Beth Cohen -- Plan of Athena / Sheila Murnaghan -- Sirens, muses and female narrators in the Odyssey / Lillian Eileen Doherty -- Penelope as moral agent / Helene P. Foley -- Figuring fidelity in Homer's Odyssey / Froma I. Zeitlin -- Coming of age in Phaiakia : the meeting of Odysseus and Nausikaa / H.A. Shapiro -- Kirke's men : swine and sweethearts / Richard Brilliant -- Femmes fatales : Skylla and the Sirens in Greek Art / Jennifer Neils -- Intimate act of footwashing : Odyssey / Christine Mitchell Havelock.

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