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Plato and the poets
Pierre Destrée, Fritz-Gregor H ...

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Plato and the poets
edited by Pierre Destrée, Fritz-Gregor Herrmann

Published 2011 by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Pierre Destree and Fritz-Gregor Herrmann
What ancient quarrel between philosophy and poetry? -- Glenn W. Most
Poetry in Plato's Gorgias -- Fritz-Gregor Herrmann
Poetry as flawed reproduction: possession and mimesis -- Catherine Collobert
Plato's Ion and the ethics of praise -- Carlotta Capuccino
The hermeneutics of madness: poet and philosopher in Plato's Ion and Phaedrus -- Francisco J. Gonzalez
Inspiration and inspired poets in Plato's dialogues -- Stefan Büttner
Plato, poetry and creativity -- Dominic Scott
Poets at the symposium -- Elizabeth Belfiore
Tragedy, women and the family in Plato's Republic -- Penelope Murray
Mimesis and psychological change in Republic III -- Gabriel Richardson Lear
Poets and mimesis in the Republic -- Jera Marušič
Antidotes and incantations: is there a cure for poetry in Plato's Republic? -- Stephen Halliwell
Poetry, thumos and pity in the Republic -- Pierre Destrée
Soul division and mimesis in Republic X -- Rachel Singpurwalla
Image-making in Republic X and the Sophist -- Noburu Notomi
A transfer of energy: lyric eros in Phaedrus -- Elisabeth Pender
Myth and poetry in the Timaeus -- Gretchen Reydams-Schils
Correctness' and poetic knowledge: choric poetry in the Laws -- Antony Hatzistavrou
Legislation as a tragedy (on Plato's Laws vii, 817b-d) -- Suzanne Sauvé Meyer.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-423) and index.

Mnemosyne supplements. Monographs on Greek and Latin language and literature -- 328


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PA4291 .P585 2011

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xxii, 434 p. ;
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