Search for dissertations about: "ovid"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the word ovid.

  1. 1. Varying Virtue : Mythological Paragons of Wifely Virtues in Roman Elegy

    Author : Magdalena Öhrman; Latin; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ovid; Elegy; Propertius; Ovid’s exile poetry; erotodidactic elegy; Tibullus; mythology; genre;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates references to five mythological characters (Penelope, Laodamia, Andromache, Alcestis and Euadne) used as paragons of wifely virtues in Roman elegy. Providing extensive close readings, it discusses the usage of these five characters in the works of Propertius and Tibullus, and in the elegiac works of Ovid, with special reference to issues of narratology, intertextuality, and literary genre. READ MORE

  2. 2. Martial, Book IX : A commentary. Vol. 1, Vol. 2

    Author : Christer Henriksén; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical philology - general; Martial; epigram; Domitian; Silver Latin; panegyric; Statius; Ovid; Greek Anthology; Klassiska språk - allmänt; Classical philology; Klassiska språk; latin; Latin;

    Abstract : This dissertation consists of a commentary on Book 9 of the Epigrams of M. Valerius Martialis (ca. 40-104 AD). READ MORE

  3. 3. The Metamorphoses of Education : Ovid in the Twelfth-Century Schoolroom

    Author : Robin Wahlsten Böckerman; Erika Kihlman; Anders Cullhed; Mariken Teeuwen; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Latin; latin;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore the earliest known commentary on Ovid’s Metamorphoses, extant in the manuscript clm 4610, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, and thus to shed some light on the early reception on the Metamorphoses.Ovid’s Metamorphoses is today one of the most well-known works of literature from ancient Rome. READ MORE

  4. 4. Carers to people with Lewy body dementia and Alzheimer's disease : experiences and coping strategies

    Author : Ellen J. Svendsboe; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate and describe the experience of carers to people with different types of dementia, in particular Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), and how they cope with their situation. The project comprises four studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Immunological aspects on prognosis in resectable cholangiocellular cancer

    Author : Hannes Jansson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Background: Biliary tract cholangiocellular cancers, cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) and gallbladder cancer (GBC), are malignancies with poor prognosis. Even after resection surgery with curative intent, a majority of patients suffer recurrence, and median overall survival (OS) remains limited to approximately three years. READ MORE