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  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    Alfred Hitchcock’s film Vertigo (1958) has attracted the interest of classical reception scholars because of its adaptation of Ovid’s Pygmalion myth. Scottie, the film’s main character, has been interpreted as a re-enactment ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The Carmina Anacreontea (CA) is a collection of ancient Greek poems which recreate the literary inheritance of their model, the archaic Greek poet Anacreon. The poems were written by several anonymous authors from various ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Epos er ikke bare den eldste sjangeren innen gresk litteratur, men også den mest varige og innflytelsesrike. Eposet fungerer som et rammeverk for den antikke greske litteraturhistorien med verker som Homers Iliaden og ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    This article discusses and analyses the semantic fields of the Homeric verb εἰσαναβαίνειν (“to go up into”) and its interformulaic character in and between the two Homeric epics. It is demonstrated that εἰσαναβαίνειν is ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich; Elisabeth, Schedel (Chapter / Bokkapittel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    The epic poems of antiquity that have survived to the present day in their complete form constitute only a small part of what originally was composed. In many cases, we only know the titles and/or have synopses of the ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    Based on the homonymy of the Greek nounμῆλον, several mythological sources attest to a tradition according to which the golden μῆλαguarded by the Hesperides were in fact not golden apples, but beautiful sheep. This article ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    It is argued in this article that the gods in Euripides' tragedy Hippolytus are equally concerned with testing and breaking their rules of conduct and behaviour as the humans are. The gods in the Hippolytus are repeatedly ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    The Elizabethan epyllion is a genre of mythological narrative poems that were popular in English Renaissance literature for several decades, with a climax in the 1590s. This chapter traces the history of scholarship on the ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    This article is intended for students and teachers of classical mythology. It gives an overview of the nature and the characteristics of the gods in Greek and Roman mythology, explaining what the Greek and Roman gods are ...
  • Bär, Silvio Friedrich (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2020)