The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius

Authors

  • Maggie Carew

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/pome.v1i1.28

Keywords:

Paganism, Lucius Apuleius, Graves, Graeco-Roman paganism

Abstract

One of the classics of Roman literature, Apuleius' Golden Ass freezes, like a snapshot, a moment in time which was of crucial significance to the history, not only of Graeco-Roman Paganism, but of western religion in general.

References

The Transformations of Lucius, otherwise known as The Golden Ass. translated by Robert Graves, revised by Michael Grant. London: Penguin, 1990.

Metamorphoses. translated and edited by J. Arthur Hanson. Cambridge: Harvard UP: Loeb Classical Library, 1989.

Graves, Robert. The White Goddess. UK: Faber & Faber, 1948. (there are later, revised and expanded editions)

Articles on ‘The Nicene Creed’, ‘Apuleius’, and ‘The Golden Ass’. Encyclopedia Americana. USA: Grolier, 1994.

Published

2020-08-11

How to Cite

Carew, M. (2020). The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius. Pomegranate, 28-36. https://doi.org/10.1558/pome.v1i1.28

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