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Pindar in Fragments: Study and Translation of the extant Fragments from Hyporchemata, Prosodia, Enkomia and Parthenia

Grant number: 10/09221-1
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): August 01, 2010
Effective date (End): November 30, 2011
Field of knowledge:Linguistics, Literature and Arts - Literature - Classical Literatures
Principal researcher:Christian Werner
Grantee:Alisson Alexandre de Araújo
Home Institution: Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas (FFLCH). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil


This research aims to describe and characterize four poetic genres practiced by Pindar: hyporchema, prosodion, parthenion and encomion. It also attempts to analyze the survivors fragments of these genres, make a detailed commentary and translation of each of them and investigate their ranking by ancient and modern editors.

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ARAÚJO, Alisson Alexandre de. Pindar in fragments: survey, translation and commentaries on hyporchemata, prosodia and parthenia. 2014. Doctoral Thesis - Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas São Paulo.

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