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Title Memory and mourning [electronic resource] : studies on Roman death / edited by Valerie M. Hope and Janet Huskinson.
Publication Info. Oxford, UK ; Oakville, CT : Oxbow Books, c2011.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Goodbye, Livia" : dying in the Roman home / David Noy -- Memory and materiality : re-embodying the Roman funeral / Emma-Jayne Graham -- Gender and Roman funeral ritual / Darja Šterbenc Erker -- Death Ritual and burial practice in the Latin love elegists / Luke B.T. Houghton -- "The sole glory of death" : dying and commemoration in Dionysius of Halicarnassus / Clemence Schultze -- "Causa ante mortua est quam tu natus es" : aspects of the funeral in Cicero's Pro rabirio perduellionis reo / Eleanor Brooke -- Bad deaths, better memories / Janet Huskinson -- "The mourning was very good" : liberation and liberality in Roman funerary commemoration / Maureen Carroll -- Poetic monuments : grief and consolation in Statius Silvae 3.3 / Jean-Michel Hulls -- Remembering to mourn : personal mementos of the dead in ancient Rome / Valerie M. Hope.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Death -- Social aspects -- Rome -- History.
Memory -- Social aspects -- Rome -- History.
Mourning customs -- Rome -- History.
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Rome -- History.
Death in literature.
Latin literature -- History and criticism.
Death in art.
Architecture and society -- Rome -- History.
Rome -- Social life and customs.
Rome -- Antiquities.
Added Author Hope, Valerie M., 1968-
Huskinson, Janet.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781842179901 184217990X (DLC) 2010054111
ISBN 1842175513 (electronic bk.)
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9781842179901 (pbk.)
184217990X (pbk.)
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