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Title Making silence speak : women's voices in Greek literature and society / edited by André Lardinois and Laura McClure.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2001.

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 Moore Stacks  PA3067 .M35 2001    Available  ---
Description x, 302 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-288) and index.
Contents Introduction / Laura McClure -- This voice which is not one : Helen's verbal guises in Homeric epic / Nancy Worman -- The voice at the center of the world : the Pythias' ambiguity and authority / Lisa Maurizio -- Just like a woman : enigmas of the lyric voice / Richard P. Martin -- Keening Sappho: female speech genres in Sappho's poetry / André Lardinois -- Virtual voices : toward a choreography of women's speech in classical Athens / Josine H. Blok -- Antigone and her sister(s) : embodying women in Greek tragedy / Mark Griffith -- Women's cultic joking and mockery : some perspectives / D.M. O'Higgins -- Women's voices in Attic oratory / Michael Gagarin -- The good daughter : mothers' tutelage in Erinna's Distaff and fourth-century epitaphs / Eva Stehle -- Ladies' day at the Art Institute : Theocritus, Herodas, and the gendered gaze / Marilyn B. Skinner -- Windows on a woman's world : some letters from Roman Egypt / Raffaella Cribiore -- (In-)Versions of Pygmalion : the statue talks back / Patricia A. Rosenmeyer.
Subject Greek literature -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- Greece.
Greek literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Women -- Greece -- Social conditions.
Greek language -- Spoken Greek.
Speech in literature.
Women in literature.
Femmes et littérature -- Grèce.
Femmes -- Grèce -- Conditions sociales.
Grec (Langue) -- Grec parlé.
Femmes dans la littérature.
Littérature grecque -- Histoire et critique.
Écrits de femmes grecs -- Histoire et critique.
Added Author Lardinois, A. P. M. H.
McClure, Laura, 1959-
ISBN 0691004668 (pbk. : alk. paper)
069100465X (alk. paper)