GAISSER, J.H., (ed.),
Oxford University Press, Oxford/NewYork, 2007. IX,606p. Paperback.A collection of articles that represent a sampling of the most interesting and important work on Catullus from around 1950 to 2000, together with three very short pieces from the Renaissance. They demonstrate a number of approaches - stylistic, historical, literary-historical, New Critical, and theoretical (of several flavours). A.o.: M.C.J. PUTNAM: Catullus 11: The Ironies of Integrity; R.O.A.M. LYNE: The Neoteric Poets; J.E.G. ZETZEL: Catullus, Ennius, and the Poetics of Allusion; J.H. GAISSER: Threads in the Labyrinth: Competing Views and Voices in Catullus 64; A. RICHLIN: Catullus and the Art of Crudity; A. FELDHERR: Non inter nota sepulchra: Catullus 101 and Roman Funerary Ritual; M.B. SKINNER: Ego mulier: The Construction of Male Sexuality in Catullus.