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The Priapus Poems

EROTIC EPIGRAMS FROM ANCIENT ROME

by Richard W. Hooper

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets,
  • Poetry anthologies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Latin,
  • Poetry,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • General,
  • Epigrams, Latin,
  • Erotic poetry, Latin,
  • Rome,
  • Sex customs,
  • Translations into English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9469785M
    ISBN 100252067525
    ISBN 109780252067525

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The Priapus Poems book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Unmistakable by virtue of his exaggerated phallus, Priapus—one of Rome's /5. The introduction gives a concise but useful discussion of sexual mores in Greece and Rome, and the kind of meaning the Priapus figure had for the original audience of these poems.

The commentary gives some depth and scholarly context to the translation, and there is a useful bibliography.5/5(2). The Priapus Poems by Richard W. Hooper,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(3). Unmistakable by virtue of his exaggerated phallus, Priapus--one of Rome's minor fertility gods--inspired a host of The Priapus Poems book poems that offer one of the best primary sources for the study of ancient sexuality.

Despite their apparent frivolity, the Priapus poems raise basic questions of class and gender, censorship, and the nature of obscenity. The Priapeia, now for the first time literally and completely translated into English verse and prose, is a collection of short Latin poems in the shape of jocose epigrams The Priapus Poems book to the statues of the god Priapus.

These were often rude carvings from a tree-trunk, human-shaped, with a huge phallus which could at need be used as a cudgel against. The Priapus Poems. Richard W. Hooper This book offers a Latin text and new English translation not only of the poem corpus known as the Priapea plus the early additions to it but of all Priapic poetry in Latin: CataleptonHorace’s SatiresAuthor: James Butrica.

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26, #4 "Priapus, The Pillars of Hell, We Hold These Truths to. Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) was a Roman poet, satirist, and critic. Born in Venusia in southeast Italy in 65 BCE to an Italian freedman and landowner, he was sent to Rome for schooling and was later in Athens studying philosophy when Caesar was assassinated.

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Priapea, also spelled Priapeia, poems in honour of the the god of fertility gh there are ancient Greek poems addressed to him, the name Priapea is mainly applied to a collection of 85 or 86 short Latin poems composed in various metres and dealing with the fertility god who, with his sickle, protected gardens and vineyards against thieves and from whose axe-hewn image of figwood.

The Priapus poems by Richard W. Hooper,University of Illinois Press edition, in EnglishPages: Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Priapus - one of Rome's minor fertility gods - inspired a host of epigrammatic poems that offer one of the primary sources for the study of ancient sexuality.

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The Priapeia is a collection of ninety-five poems in various meters on subjects pertaining to the phallic god was compiled from literary works and inscriptions on images of the god by an unknown editor, who composed the introductory their style and versification it is evident that the poems belong to the classical period of Latin literature.

Hymn to Priapus in the " Hymn to Priapus." This is a poem that becomes compelling only when we see it interplaying with other poems. Through his title, Lawrence might lead us to expect a poem that is a paean to a simple and primal urge. After we have studied the lines following, however, we take the title as an illustrative admission.

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Unmistakable by virtue of his exaggerated phallus, Priapus-one of Rome's minor fertility gods-inspired a host of epigrammatic poems that offer one of the best primary sources for the study of ancient sexuality. Despite their apparent frivolity, the Priapus poems raise basic questions of class and gender, censorship, and the nature of obscenity /5.

Priapus and the pool by Aiken, Conrad, at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free Priapus and the pool by Aiken, Conrad, /5(3).Statues of the god Priapus stood in Roman gardens to warn potential thieves that the god would rape them if they attempted to steal from him.

In this book, Richlin argues that the attitude of sexual aggressiveness in defense of a bounded area serves as a model for Roman satire from Lucilius to Juvenal. Using literary, anthropological, psychological, and feminist methodologies, she suggests.The Priapeia is a collection of ninety-five poems about the phallic god Priapus.

It was compiled from literary works and inscriptions on images of the god by an unknown editor, who composed the introductory epigram.