IMC 2005: Sessions

Session 122: Fulgentius the Mythographer

Monday 11 July 2005, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Platinum Latin
Organiser:Gregory Hays, Department of Classics, University of Virginia
Moderator/Chair:Frank T. Coulson, Department of Greek & Latin, Ohio State University
Paper 122-aRecent Work on Fulgentius
(Language: English)
Gregory Hays, Department of Classics, University of Virginia
Index terms: Language and Literature - Latin, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Paper 122-b'Aetas insulsa erigitur': Childhood and Youth in Fulgentius
(Language: English)
Massimo Manca, Dipartimento di Filologia, Linguistica e Tradizione Classica, Università degli studi di Torino
Index terms: Language and Literature - Latin, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Paper 122-cFulgence et Virgile
(Language: Français)
Etienne Wolff, Département de lettres classiques, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Index terms: Language and Literature - Latin, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)
Abstract

This session will be devoted to the works of the fifth or sixth century African author Fulgentius the Mythographer (commonly distinguished from St. Fulgentius, Bishop of Ruspe) and will attempt to assess him in the context of recent scholarship, the classical tradition, and the conference theme of “Youth and Age”.