Well, since you wish to hear the essay, i shall bring it out and read it aloud but first you must understand its purpose the writer's desire is to praise epicrates, whom he thought to be the most charming young man in the city, although there were many fine gentlemen among those of his own age, and to surpass him more in. Items 1 - 10 of 98 author a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z demosthenes · dio chrysostom · epictetus · eusebius · hermas · josephus · julian · lucian · marcus aurelius · oppian · philo · philostratus of athens · plutarch · xenophon of athens. Against callippus on the chersonese against conon on the crown against dionysodorus erotic essay against eubulides against evergus and mnesibulus exordia on the false embassy funeral speech on the halonnesus against lacritus against leochares against leptines letters on the. Via perseus under philologic pseudo-demosthenes ἐρωτικός the erotic essay spring 2008 perseus under phililogic 2 feb 2009. Links to english translations of speeches of demosthenes.
We examined 13 subjects, ranging from medical and philosophical ideas about the male body, to marriage, to erotic images of masculinity, and finally to the question of dress and gender october 31: read plato's symposium, plato's phaedrus to 257b7, and demosthenes' erotic essay happy halloween november. Patrucco in particular laments the scarcity of literary sources which he suggests provide little information yet the fullest account of the apobates appears in a lengthy passage in the corpus of demosthenes (lxi 23-29, the erotikos or erotic essay) which strangely is not mentioned by any of the above scholars. Demosthenes vii funeral speech, erotic essay lx, lxi exordia and letters demosthenes k vii funeral speech, erotic essay lx lxi exordia and letters with an english translation by norman w: dewitt, phd victoria college, universitv of toronto, caifada. Demosthenes funeral speech funeral speech erotic essay lx lxi exordia and letters vol 7 of demosthenes trans norman w dewitt and norman j dewitt cambridge: harvard up 1949 denby, david sentimental narrative and the social order in france, 1760–1820 cambridge: cambridge.
The erotic essay (ancient greek: ἐρωτικός) was one of the two surviving epideictic speeches attributed to the athenian statesman and orator demosthenes ian worthington dates the speech to between the late 350s bc and 335 bc though part of the demosthenic corpus, the erotic essay is not generally believed to be an. 384 bce – 322 bce, demosthenes, erotic essay 46 46 ce – 120 ce, plutarch, moralia 2163c to tear asunder quotations ▽ 405 bce, euripides, the bacchae 754 384 bce – 322 bce, aristotle, poetics 1451a34 46 ce – 120 ce, plutarch, moralia 2133d 40 ce – 115 ce, dio chrysostom, collected works 4346. Blass disputes the authorship of the following speeches: fourth philippic, funeral oration, erotic essay, against stephanus 2 and against evergus and mnesibulus , while arnold schaefer, a german classical scholar, recognizes as genuine only twenty-nine orations l in this discussion the work of jonathan a goldstein,.
I undertook my ba (hons) at the university of sydney with a double major in ancient history and spanish and latin american studies my honours (4th year) dissertation was entitled 'how to use your lover: the construction of homoerotic desire in demosthenes' erotic essay' and examined the construction of same sex. The full text of the nichomachean ethics is available [at mit] demosthenes ( 384-322 bce): erotic essay, [at perseus, in english, with greek text accessible] demosthenes (384-322 bce): against androtion 58 [at perseus, in english, with greek text accessible] sextus empiricus (c 200 ce): outline of. Demosthenes vi, private orations l-lviii, in neaeram lix loeb classical library, no 351 demosthenes a t murray ancient greek/english 06/01/1979 hardcover 464 demosthenes vii funeral speech, erotic essay, exordia letters loeb classical library, no 374 demosthenes n w dewitt & n j dewitt ancient. Loeb classical library cover: orations, volume vii: orations 60-61: funeral speech erotic cover: orations, volume vii in hardcover loeb classical library 374 orations, volume vii orations 60-61: funeral speech erotic essay exordia letters demosthenes translated by n w de witt · n j de witt.
Thanks are due to the many museums holding vases reproduced in this book ( see list of vases, pp 205-226), who have been most helpful in providing prints special permission is acknowledged from the following: national museum, copenhagen for b 16, r 1027 the director of antiquities and the cyprus museum for. Erotic essay by demosthenes translated by vince/dewitt/murray this work is only provided via the perseus project at tufts university you may begin reading the english translation as well as the greek version and a greek version with morphological links if you have any questions about the perseus project texts in the.