Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10077/31096
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorBach, Johannesit
dc.date.accessioned2020-12-11T14:57:11Z-
dc.date.available2020-12-11T14:57:11Z-
dc.date.issued2020-
dc.identifier.citationJohannes Bach, "Transtextual stylization of Neo-Assyrian accounts of war", in: Katia Gavagnin, Rocco Palermo (Edited by), "Imperial Connections. Interactions and Expansion from Assyria to the Roman Period. Volume 2. Proceedings of the 5th “Broadening Horizons” Conference (Udine 5-8 June 2017)", Trieste, EUT Edizioni Università di Trieste, 2020, pp. 29-41it
dc.identifier.isbn978-88-5511-145-4-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10077/31096-
dc.description.abstractThis paper studies the transtextual features of accounts of war and descriptions of enemies in Assyrian royal narrative texts. It first offers a discussion of the relevant theoretical background, mainly the works of Gérard Genette, and then outlines a methodology for consistent analyses of transtextual features in the studied corpus. The main part of the paper consists of case studies, diachronically ranging from Tiglath-Pileser III to Esarhaddon. These case studies aim at analyzing the poetics and effects of transtextual arrangements. Here, the paper mainly looks at allusions to the epos of Gilgameš and the enūma eliš. The non-mytho-epical topos of the enemies’ ruler’s flight on a lone mare, attested in a few early Neo-Assyrian texts, is traced back to its pictorial origins. Finally, the paper highlights the importance of literay allusions when textually stylizing both enemies and Assyrian king engaged in acts of warfare.it
dc.language.isoenit
dc.publisherEUT Edizioni Università di Triesteit
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 Internazionale*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subjectIntertextualityit
dc.subjectTranstextualityit
dc.subjectAssyrian Royal Narrative Textsit
dc.subjectNeo-Assyrian Empireit
dc.titleTranstextual stylization of Neo-Assyrian accounts of warit
dc.typeBook Chapterit
dc.identifier.eisbn978-88-5511-146-1-
item.cerifentitytypePublications-
item.grantfulltextopen-
item.openairetypebookPart-
item.fulltextWith Fulltext-
item.openairecristypehttp://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_3248-
item.languageiso639-1en-
Appears in Collections:3. Imperial Connections. Interactions and Expansion from Assyria to the Roman Period
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat
4_W&E3BH5_online.pdf4.46 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
View/Open
Show simple item record


CORE Recommender

Page view(s)

61
checked on Feb 4, 2023

Download(s)

23
checked on Feb 4, 2023

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric


This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons