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satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis

Seneca the Younger

satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis

a study by Allan Perley Ball.

by Seneca the Younger

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Published by Columbia University Press, Macmillan & Co., Ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Claudius, -- Emperor of Rome, -- 10 B.C.-54 A.D

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesColumbia University studies in classical philolgy
    ContributionsBall, Allan Perley, 1871-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA6661 .A9 1902
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17377777M

    famous satire on the apotheosis of claudius, the former emperor becomes the target of scorn and laughter. seneca exploits the comic potential of claudius’s bodily malfunctions and turns his physical and mental disturbances into comic material. i will discuss seneca’s bitter ridicule of claudius. Satire - Menippus - Apocolocyntosis - Petronius - Mundus Alter et Idem - Gulliver's Travels - The Consolation of Philosophy - Satyricon - Satire Ménippée - Mikhail Bakhtin - Problems of Dostoevsky's Poetics - E. T. A. Hoffmann - Prose - Novel - Parody - Burlesque - Epic poetry - Satires (Juvenal) - Mockery - Aristophanes - Cynicism (philosophy) - Lucian - Marcus Terentius Varro - M. H.

      And even if you didn’t ask him, he said so. In the Apocolocyntosis. Seneca certainly didn’t like the undermining of divinity by according it to such venal people as Claudius. So he wrote a satire on the apotheosis of Claudius. In it, Claudius goes to Olympus to make his case for deification.   Dion Cassius (lx, 35) says that Seneca composed an [Greek: apokolokuntosis] or Pumpkinification of Claudius after his death, the title being a parody of the usual [Greek: apotheosis]; but this title is not given in the MSS. of the Ludus de Morte Claudii, nor is there anything in the piece which suits the title very s: 9.

    The Apocolocyntosis (divi) Claudii, literally The Gourdification of (the Divine) Claudius, is a political satire on the Roman emperor Claudius, probably written by Seneca the is the only example of Menippean satire from the classical era that has survived. The title plays upon "apotheosis", the process by which dead Roman emperors were recognized as gods. the satire of seneca on the apotheosis of claudius.~ q. the satire of seneca on the apotheosis of claudius commonly called the anokoaokynto~i~ a study by allan perley ball new ~tltit the columbi4: university press the macmillan company, agents this edition of the apocolocyntosis was begun and.


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Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis by Seneca the Younger Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Apocolocyntosis (divi) Claudii, literally The pumpkinification of (the Divine) Claudius, is a satire on the Roman emperor Claudius, which, according to Cassius Dio, was written by Seneca the Younger.A partly extant Menippean satire, an anonymous work called Ludus de morte Divi Claudii ("Play on the death of the Divine Claudius") in its surviving manuscripts, may or may not be identical to.

The Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius THE APOTHEOSIS OF CLAUDIUS. COMMONLY CALLED THE at whose proposal the making of this edition of the Apocolocyntosis was begun and whose personal interest and criticisms have been as important to its completion as his lectures had been inspiring to the motives of my work, I am under the.

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The Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius Commonly Called the Apocolocyntosis;Format: Paperback. Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis. New York, The Columbia University Press; London, Macmillan & Co., ltd., (OCoLC) Online version: Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, approximately 4 B.C A.D.

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Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis; Item Preview remove-circlePages: “Apocolocyntosis” (Gr: “Apokolokyntosis”) or “Apocolocyntosis divi Claudii”, usually translated as “The Pumpkinification of Claudius”, is a political satire on the Roman emperor Claudius, probably written by Seneca the Younger around 55 CE.

It is a mixture of prose and verse, and follows the late Emperor Claudius as he claims from the gods the right to be considered divine from. The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis; By approximately 4 B.C A.D.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca. Abstract. Introduction: I. Seneca's Satire as an historical document. The question of authorship and the name Apocolocyntosis. Lucius Annaeus Seneca, also known as Seneca, or Seneca the Younger, was a Roman Stoic philosopher, statesman and dramatist, who also acted as a tutor and adviser to emperor Nero.

Attributed to Seneca is this political satire on the Roman emperor Claudius, Apocolocyntosis or The Pumpkinification of Claudius. The title, meaning "Pumpkinification" or "Gourdification" is a play upon "apotheosis.

The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis; By ca. 4 B.C A.D. Lucius Annaeus Seneca and Allen Perley Ball.

Abstract. Contains Latin text with English graphy: p. Introduction: I. Seneca's Satire as an historical document. The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis: a study by Allan Perley Ball.

Columbia University Press, Macmillan & Co., Ltd. in English. The tradition of satirical apotheosis was influenced by the Roman Stoic Seneca and his Divi Claudii apotheosis per saturam, also known as Apocolocyntosis Divi Claudii Ludus de morte Divi Claudii(or), the most famous instance of this theme and considered the earliest extant example of ancient Menippean satire (Paschalis).

Seneca's Apocolocyntosis by Seneca, translated by Allan Perley Ball Notes → The Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius — Seneca's Apocolocyntosis. Apocolocyntosis, The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the, Apocolocyntosis.

URN: urn:cts:latinLit:phiphiopp-eng2 Translator: Ball, Allan Perley Publisher: The Columbia University Press Macmillan & Co., Ltd.

Date publ: Language: English Click here for Translation record. The Pumpkinification of (the Divine) Claudius or Apocolocyntosis (divi Claudii) is a political satire on the Roman emperor Claudius, probably written by Seneca the Younger.

It is the only example of Menippean satire from the classical era that&#. _Translations and helps:_ The Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius, by A.P. Ball (with introduction, notes, and translations): New York: Columbia University Press; London, Macmillan, SENECA.

APOCOLOCYNTOSIS, OR LUDUS DE MORTE CLAUDII: THE PUMPKINIFICATION OF CLAUDIUS. I wish to place on record the proceedings in heaven 1. In Seneca: Philosophical works and tragedies.

The Apocolocyntosis divi Claudii (Pumpkinification of the Divine Claudius) stands apart from the rest of Seneca’s surviving works.A political skit, witty and unscrupulous, it has as its theme the deification—or “pumpkinification”—of the emperor. The rest divide into philosophical works and the tragedies.

Seneca's Apocolocyntosis, the earliest extant example of ancient Menippean satire, tells of Emperor Claudius' death and ascent to heaven, where his request for deification is rejected by the.

BIBLIOGRAPHY. Editio Princeps: Lucii Annaei Senecae in morte Claudii Caesaris Ludus nuper repertus: Rome, Latest critical text: Franz Buecheler, Weidmann, (a reprint with a few changes of the text from a larger work, Divi Claudii in the Symbola Philologorum Bonnensium, fasc.

i, ). Translations and helps: The Satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius, by A.P. Ball. The satire of Seneca on the Apotheosis of Claudius commonly called the Apocolocyntosis; (New York, The Columbia University Press; London, Macmillan & Co., ltd., ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, approximately 4 B.C A.D.: Satvrae Liber Priapeorum; qvartvm edidit Franciscvs Bvecheler.

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