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Echoes of Longinus in Gregory of Nyssa

Heath, M. (1999) Echoes of Longinus in Gregory of Nyssa. Vigiliae Christianae, 53 (4). pp. 395-400. ISSN 0042-6032

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Gregory's stylistic criticisms of his opponent in Against Eunomius show the terminological influence of the Art of Rhetoric and Philological Discourses of the third-century critic Cassius Longinus. There is no conclusive evidence of his familiarity with On Sublimity.

Item Type: Article
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 1999 Brill Academic Publishers
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Arts (Leeds) > School of Humanities (Leeds) > Classics (Leeds)
Depositing User: Repository Officer
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2005
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2014 17:28
Status: Published
Refereed: Yes
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/392

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