By Jordi Pàmias
A growing to be curiosity in fable over the past a long time has dropped at the fore the most mythographical handbook that has got here all the way down to us from Antiquity: Apollodorus’ Bibliotheca. a couple of fresh variations exhibits this development, just like the commented translations of Carrière & Massonie (1991) and Scarpi & Ciani (1996), the translations of Guidorizzi (1995), Brodersen (2004), Dräger (2005) and Smith & Trzaskoma (2007) or the severe textual content via Papathomopoulos (2010). The e-book of the 1st volumes (2010 and 2012) of Cuartero’s large serious and commented bilingual variation for the Fundació Bernat Metge sequence appeared the celebration to handle this article from leading edge scholarly views. The origins of the current quantity lay in a colloquium held on the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in 2013. regardless of its the most important curiosity for the clinical learn of old fantasy, no convention dedicated to this enticing textual content was once held sooner than that one. And, to this date, no monographic quantity on Apollodorus’ mythology exists both. to hide a broader scope of research, 3 extra papers were commissioned to different experts. This selection of essays is intended to be a homage to Francesc J. Cuartero.
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Apollodoriana: Ancient Myths, New Crossroads (Sozomena) by Jordi Pàmias