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I love love Karl Galinsky former #PROFESSOR OF MINE AT UT AND #of mine at UT and books regarding culture during the age of Augustus rock This subject matter is Galinsky s area of expertise and all of "his books particularly this one are enjoyable to read This is a re read for me but "books particularly this one are enjoyable to read This is a re read for me but good one It had changed my thinking about the Augustan poets and the degree of
State Control That Was control that was Grand political accomplishment and artistic productivity were the hallmarks of Augustus Caesar's reign 31 BC to AD 14 which has served as a powerful model of achievement for societies throughout Western history Although much research has been done on individual facets of Augustan culture Karl Galinsky's book is the first in decades to present a unified overview one that brings together political and social history art literature architecture and religion Weaving analysis and nar. .
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Possible at the time It was good to be reminded #Of Some Nuances That I D Forgotten And To Re #some nuances that I d forgotten and to re the sections on archaology in light of my recent interest in the topic "I first used this book for an undergraduate essay on whether Augustus famous rem publicam ex mea "first used this book for an undergraduate essay on whether Augustus famous rem publicam ex mea in senatus populiue Romani arbitrium transtuli meant what it seemed toTo my shame I read the ey bi. Rative throughout a richly illustrated text Galinsky provides not only an enjoyable account of the major ideas of the age but also an interpretation of the creative tensions and contradictions that made for its vitality and influence Galinsky draws on source material ranging from coins and inscriptions to the major works of poetry and art and challenges the schematic concepts and dichotomies that have commonly been applied to Augustan culture He demonstrates that this culture wa.