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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1339117
Description: Although current environmental debates lay the focus on the Industrial Revolution as a sociopolitical development that has led to the current environmental crisis, many ecocritical projects have avoid... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1321682
Description: The Medicamina Faciei Femineae is a didactic elegy that showcases an early example of Ovid's trademark combination of poetic instruction and trivial subject matter. Exploring female beauty and ... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1329586
Description: Our attention in this paper is focused on two fables in Plato's Symposium: the first is told by the comic poet Aristophanes (182cl 92e), and the second is reported by Socrates as having been told to h... More
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1329395
Description: Leigh Redhead's Simone Kirsch novels feature a tense combination of showing and telling. Does the telling explain or obscure the showing? Does the showing stand in for-or predicate- the telling? This ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1329147
Description: While scholarship has addressed the witches of Horace’s Satire 1.8 and Epode 5, there has been limited discussion of the landscapes they occupy. This paper examines Horace’s evocation of... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1330763
Description: While much of the debate as to the origins of crime fiction focuses on whether or not Edgar Allan Poe can be considered the first exponent of the genre, Sophocles’s Theban plays, and especially those ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1064003
Description: This paper redresses the limited attention to Boadicea in research on suffrage feminists of the twentieth century. It analyses her importance through the lens of dramaturgical theory that privileges a... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1066211
Description: This article examines six plates depicting Indigenous peoples from the monograph entitled, The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay (1789). It is the first piece of scholarship to study the specif... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1318919
Description: There is an increasing pedagogical trend in the Higher School Certificate Ancient History Syllabus to consider the legacies of antiquity. This reflects the developments in Classical Studies, namely th... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/939426
Description: In the Platonic work Alcibiades I, a divinely guided Socrates adopts the guise of a lover in order to divert Alcibiades from an unthinking political career. The contributors to this carefully focussed... More
Date: 2012
Keyword: Hecate | Lilith | Kali | magic
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1302726
Description: As Wicca, Neo-paganism, Witchcraft and other contemporary spiritual paths are now firmly established in the West, there have been recent movements away from what may be termed 'traditional' courses of... More
Date: 2012
Keyword: Boudicca | Tacitus | Dio | Roman empire
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1302707
Description: Two major written accounts of Boudicca remain from antiquity: Tacitus' Annals Book 14, and the Epitome of Dio's Roman History, Book 62. The works of these two authors form the centrepiece of the metho... More
Date: 2012
Keyword: Eros | Socrates | Sappho | Plato
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1302560
Description: Eros - in theory and, perhaps, in practice - was a central concern of certain pre-Socratics, most obviously Empedocles, and of the Platonic schools from Plato himself on. Indeed, the role of eros in i... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1302585
Description: The article looks at the influence of ancient architecture on the landscape of the Australian city of Newcastle. According to the author, the Classical views of Alderman Morris Light, Newcastle's mayo... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1064358
Description: In one of her meditations on the photographs of war in her 2002 article for The New Yorker, ‘Looking at War: Photography’s view of devastation and death,’ Susan Sontag refers to, by way of example, a ... More
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