Greek music, drama, sport, and fauna: the collected classical papers of E.K. Borthwick

TitleGreek music, drama, sport, and fauna: the collected classical papers of E.K. Borthwick
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsBorthwick, E. Kerr
EditorMaciver, C
Ancient AuthorsPherecrates Comic. (TLG 0486), Philodemus Phil. (TLG 1595), Aristophanes Comic. (TLG 0019), Euripides Trag. (TLG 0006), Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus (PHI 1348), Pindarus Lyr. (TLG 0033), Plato Phil. (TLG 0059), Pseudo-Plutarchus Biogr., Phil. (TLG 0094)
Series TitleCollected Classical Papers 4
Number of Pagesxvi + 446 pp.
PublisherFrancis Cairns Publications
CityPrenton
ISBN9780905205571
Table of Contents

Foreword: Prof. E. Kerr Borthwick (1925–2008)
List of Articles
Preface and Acknowledgements
Inaugural Lecture: Odyssean Elements in the Iliad
I ANCIENT MUSIC
1. Κατάληψις – a Neglected Technical Term in Greek Music
2. The Oxyrhynchus Musical Monody and some Ancient Fertility Superstitions
3. Suetonius’ Nero and a Pindaric Scholium
4. Some Problems in Musical Terminology
5. Text and Interpretation of Philebus 56a
6. Notes on the Plutarch De Musica and the Cheiron of Pherecrates
7. ‘Music While You Work’ in Philodemus De Musica
II THE PYRRHIC DANCE
8. Trojan Leap and Pyrrhic Dance in Euripides’ Andromache 1129–41
9 The Dances of Philocleon and the Sons of Carcinus in Aristophanes’ Wasps
10. Two Notes on Athena as Protectress
11. P. Oxy. 2738: Athena and the Pyrrhic Dance
III DRAMA
12. Three Notes on Euripides’ Bacchae
13. Two Unnoticed Euripides Fragments?
14. Two Scenes of Combat in Euripides
15. Two Notes on the Birds of Aristophanes
16. Three Notes on the Acharnians
17. Cleon and the Spartiates in Aristophanes’ Knights