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Latacz, Joachim

Overview
Works: 183 works in 862 publications in 7 languages and 16,704 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Exhibition catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  Commentaries  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Contributor, Redactor, Author of introduction, Thesis advisor, Creator, Honoree, 073
Classifications: PA4037, 883.01
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Most widely held works by Joachim Latacz
Homers Ilias : Gesamtkommentar (Basler Kommentar/BK) by Homer( Book )

331 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prolegomena provide an introduction to a better understanding of Homer's text itself and the manner of commentary on it. Contents: On the history of commentaries on the Iliad (Latacz) - History of the text (West) - Formulaic language and oral traditio
Troy and Homer : towards a solution of an old mystery by Joachim Latacz( Book )

12 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book Joachim Latacz turns the spotlight of modern research on the much-debated question of whether the wealthy city of Troy described by Homer in the Iliad was a poetic fiction or a memory of historical reality. Earlier excavations at the hill of Hisarlik, in Turkey, on the Dardanelles, brought no answer, but in 1988 a new archaeological enterprise, under the direction of Manfred Korfmann, led to a radical shift in understanding. Latacz, one of Korfmann's closest collaborators, traces the course of these excavations, and the renewed investigation of the imperial Hittite archives they have inspired. As he demonstrates, it is now clear that the background against which the plot of the Iliad is acted out is the historical reality of the thirteenth century BC. The Troy story as a whole must have arisen in this period, and we can detect traces of it in Homer's great poem
Homer, his art and his world by Joachim Latacz( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kampfparänese, Kampfdarstellung und Kampfwirklichkeit in der Ilias, bei Kallinos und Tyrtaios by Joachim Latacz( Book )

13 editions published in 1977 in German and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer : Tradition und Neuerung by Homer( Book )

15 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troia : Traum und Wirklichkeit( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in German and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troia und Homer : der Weg zur Lösung eines alten Rätsels by Joachim Latacz( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in die griechische Tragödie by Joachim Latacz( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auf der Grundlage der neueren und neuesten fachwissenschaftlichen Forschung werden in leicht verständlicher, jedoch dichter Diktion dargestellt: (1) Entstehung und Funktionsweise des (in Griechenland erfundenen) Theaters - (2) die Entstehung der Tragödie als Theatergattung - (3) die Frühentwicklung der Tragödie zwischen rund 550 und 480 v. Chr. - (4) die drei großen Tragiker Athens: Aischylos, Sophokles und Euripides (Leben, Werk, Textüberlieferung, Vorstellung aller erhaltenen Tragödien mit Interpretation, Zeitbezug, Funktion der Stücke für die Gemeinschaft der Bürger Athens etc.) - (5) Skizze der Nachgeschichte der klassischen griechischen Tragödie bis in unsere Zeit. Das Buch eignet sich sowohl als Einführungswerk wie als Nachschlagewerk (Sachindex). Weiterführende Literatur wird im Anhang angegeben und kurz charakterisiert
Zweihundert Jahre Homer-Forschung : Rückblick und Ausblick( Book )

12 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zum Wortfeld "Freude" in der Sprache Homers by Joachim Latacz( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer : der erste Dichter des Abendlands by Joachim Latacz( Book )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichtlicher Hintergrund, Entstehung und Rang von äIliasä und äOdysseeä, verständlich dargestellt auf der Grundlage neuester Erkenntnisse der modernen Homer-Forschung
Homer : der Mythos Von Troia in Dichtung und Kunst( Book )

12 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer : die Dichtung und ihre Deutung( Book )

10 editions published in 1991 in German and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Achilleus : Wandlungen eines europäischen Heldenbildes by Joachim Latacz( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in German and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erschliessung der Antike : kleine Schriften zur Literatur der Griechen und Römer by Joachim Latacz( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer : Vorlesungen über die Odyssee by Ernst Siegmann( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in German and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antike Literatur in neuer Deutung( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main description: In "Antike Literatur in neuer Deutung", a book dedicated to Joachim Latacz, a group of scholars of high international standing present the most recent developments and acquirements in several important areas of ancient literature und philosophy. The first eight contributions, dealing with Homeric studies, are followed by a number of essays on presocratic philosophy, Greek tragedy and comedy, the philosophy of Plato and Aristotle, Hellenistic epic, Roman literature, and papyrology
Homer's Iliad : the Basel commentary by Fritz Graf( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prolegomena provide an introduction to the Basler Iliad commentary. The volume includes essays on the history of Iliad commentaries and the text, formulaic language and the oral tradition, grammar, meter, characters, plot and chronological structure, narrative technique, and developments in Homeric criticism, as well as an Index of Mycenaean words with brief explanations
Homers Ilias : Studien zu Dichter, Werk und Rezeption (Kleine Schriften II) by Joachim Latacz( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homers Ilias prägt die europäischeLiteratur und Kunst bis heute. Bei der Erschließung dieses Werkes hat die Forschung in den letzten rd. 30 Jahren erhebliche Fortschritte gemacht. Die wichtigsten derzeit diskutierten Fragen zu Entstehungsweise, Sprache und Stil, Struktur, Zeitbezug, Nachwirkung u.a. werden hier in ständigem Dialog mit der internationalen Forschergemeinschaft aus der Sicht eines führenden europäischen Homer-Forschers beantwortet
Homers "Ilias" Studien zu Dichter, Werk und Rezeption by Joachim Latacz( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's Iliad has influenced European literature and art to this day. In the last 30 years, researchers have made significant progress in illuminating this epic. In this study, a leading Homer scholar engages in dialogue with the international research community to reflect on today's most significant questions, among them the Iliad's origins, language and style, structure, historical context, and after-effects
 
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Troy and Homer : towards a solution of an old mystery
Alternative Names
Joachim Latacz deutscher Klassischer Philologe

Joachim Latacz Duits klassiek filoloog

Joachim Latacz filologo classico e grecista tedesco

Joachim Latacz German classical philologist

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Troy and Homer : towards a solution of an old mysteryHomer, his art and his worldHomer : der Mythos Von Troia in Dichtung und Kunst