TITLE

Poetic Play: Pascoli's Catullocalvos and Catullus 50

AUTHOR(S)
Mahoney, Anne
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
International Journal of the Classical Tradition;Winter2006, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p346
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Giovanni Pascoli's Catullocalvos (1897) is a Catullan pastiche purporting to be a transcript of the poetic game between Catullus and C. Licinius Calvus described in Catullus 50. This article analyzes Pascoli's versification, his use of Catullan material, and his implied reading of Catullus.
ACCESSION #
22306957

 

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