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Portrait of a Greek Imagination

An Ethnographic Biography of Andreas Nenedakis

by Michael Herzfeld

  • 35 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Sociology,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • 20th century,
  • Authors, Greek (Modern),
  • Biography,
  • Nenedakes, A. N,
  • Nenedakåes, A. N

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9307297M
    ISBN 100226329100
    ISBN 109780226329109

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Portrait of a Greek Imagination by Michael Herzfeld Download PDF EPUB FB2

Portrait of a Greek Imagination, part biography and part ethnography, is Herzfeld’s contextualization of Nenedakis’s life, as it was both lived and fictionalized. Herzfeld explores how personal vision intersects with national cultures by examining the Greek author’s novels and recollections as historical accounts.

Portrait of a Greek Imagination, part biography and part ethnography, is Herzfeld's contextualization of Nenedakis's life, as it was both lived and fictionalized. Herzfeld explores how personal vision intersects with national cultures by examining the Greek author's novels and recollections as historical fixdemocracynow.com by: Oct 01,  · I could not have hoped for a more dramatic confirmation of my critique or a more convincing illustration of my suggestion than Michael Herzfeld’s pathbreaking Portrait of a Greek Imagination.

This book is mandatory reading for every scholar, student, and friend of fixdemocracynow.com: Vassilis Lambropoulos. Portrait of a Greek Imagination: An Ethnographic Biography of Andreas Nenedakis by Michael Herzfeld and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at fixdemocracynow.com Portrait of a Greek imagination: an ethnographic biography of Andreas Nenedakis Article (PDF Available) in Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies 24(1) · January with Reads.

Michael Herzfeld, Portrait of a Greek imagination: an ethnographic biography Although this book starts deceptively simply 'this is a book about a novelist', Greek society and culture via.

"Portrait of a Greek Imagination," part biography and part ethnography, is Herzfeld's contextualization of Nenedakis's life, as it was both lived and fictionalized. Herzfeld explores how personal vision intersects with national cultures by examining the Greek author's novels and recollections as historical fixdemocracynow.com: Michael Herzfeld.

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Indispensable to anybody interested in the Greek culture. Read more. One person found this helpful/5(4). This book is important because it dispels misconceptions about the Greek portrait and offers an alternate account of its development.

Conventional thinking has it that Greek portraits only flourished in the Hellenistic period. Oct 10,  · This book provides an original and challenging answer to the question: 'Who were the Classical Greeks?' Paul Cartledge - 'one of the most theoretically alert, widely read and prolific of contemporary ancient historians' (TLS) - here examines the Greeks and their achievements in terms of their own self-image, mainly as it was presented by the supposedly objective historians: Herodotus.

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How to say portrait in Greek What's the Greek word for portrait. Here's a list of translations. Greek Translation. πορτρέτο. portréto. More Greek words for portrait.

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Dec 06,  · Portrait of a Lady on Fire is a period drama of burning intensity that brilliantly captures the collaboration of creator and muse through its gaze. Sciamma delivers a bittersweet, subversive, and Author: Sara Clements. ANCIENT GREEK PORTRAIT SCULPTURE This book offers a new approach to the history of Greek portraiture by focusing on portraits without names.

Comprehensively illustrated, it brings together a .Author portraits were familiar features of Greek and Latin books, and similar representations of seated philosophers or poets reading or writing abound in ancient art. Although inspired by a Mediterranean manuscript, the Lindisfarne composition does not include the same volume, shading, and perspective that are the hallmarks of the pictorial illusionism of Greco-Roman painting.In the stately London home of his aunt, Lady Brandon, the well-known artist Basil Hallward meets Dorian Gray.

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