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Ancient Classical Epic Poetry - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The term epic, whether in the context of Ancient/Classical history or modern literature, usually refers to a long literary piece that involves the impossible and/ or ...
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The Genre of Epic Literature and Poetry - Ancient/Classical History
Epic poetry is distinct from other literary genres because of its content and style.
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Epic - Greek Epic Poetry - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Homer's Iliad and Odyssey are the main Greek epics, but the other writers of the Trojan Cycle and Hesiod are also epic poets.
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19 Terms to Know From Homeric Epic - Ancient/Classical History
These are terms you should know when reading Homer's epics.
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Eight Classic Historical Epic Movies - Classic Movies - About.com
It worked for a time, but by the early 1960s these epics proved too costly to make. Studios shied away from making these epics for decades, and it would take ...
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Aristotle on Epic Poetry - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
XXIII Epic Poetry. XXIV (Epic Poetry continued.) Further points of agreement with Tragedy. XXV Critical Objections brought against Poetry, and the principles on ...
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6 Classic Biblical Epics - Classic Movies - About.com
While historical epics showcased stories set in antiquity, religious epics drew inspiration from the world's most popular book, The Bible. Whether depicting the  ...
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The Great Hindu Epics: Ramayana & Mahabharata - Hinduism
Read and enjoy the great epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata and get to know a lot more about them.
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Interview - The Homeric Epics and the Gospel of Mark
Interview with the author of 'The Homeric Epics and the Gospel of Mark,' by Dennis R. MacDonald.
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Hindu Scriptures & Epics - Hinduism - About.com
The world's first scriptures, the oldest religious texts, the longest epic poems were all born in India. Here's your one-stop resource center on the Vedas, ...
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