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The Poetics of Cavafy:
Textuality, Eroticism, History
Gregory Jusdanis

Paperback | 2014 | $30.95 | £25.95 | ISBN: 9780691607870
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This full-length theoretical examination of Constantine Cavafy breaks the study of this great Greek poet free from the narrow context of traditional scholarship and introduces the latest critical developments into the study of Greek poetry.

Originally published in 1987.

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Table of Contents:

  • FrontMatter, pg. i
  • Contents, pg. vii
  • Acknowledgments, pg. ix
  • Introduction, pg. x
  • 1. POET, pg. 1
  • 2. AUDIENCE, pg. 38
  • 3. POETRY, pg. 64
  • 4. LANGUAGE AND WRITING, pg. 114
  • 5. TRADITION, pg. 136
  • 6. WORLD, pg. 156
  • Afterword, pg. 176
  • References, pg. 181
  • Index, pg. 191

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