Savelieva O. A Review on Contemporary Studies into Classical Philology: Problems, Topics, Relevance
The article is a review of foreign studies into classical philology in the past decade. Special emphasis is laid on Homer-related publications. In them, scholars oftentimes associate the ancient world with contemporary society, pointing to issues people have now and had back then. One such issue is emotions. The article studies emotions prevailing in the Homeric epic in the context of such ever important issues as hostility and upbringing (paidion).
classical studies, antiquity, Homer’s poems, emotions, contemporary history, contemporary society