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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caesar, Julius -- Influence.,
  • Civilization, Western -- Classical influences.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Maria Wyke.
    ContributionsWyke, Maria.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG262 .J85 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3401012M
    ISBN 101405125985, 1405125993
    ISBN 109781405125987, 9781405125994
    LC Control Number2005015465

    Julius Caesar, in full Gaius Julius Caesar, (born July 12/13, ? bce, Rome [Italy]—died Ma 44 bce, Rome), celebrated Roman general and statesman, the conqueror of Gaul (58–50 bce), victor in the civil war of 49–45 bce, and dictator (46–44 bce), who was launching a series of political and social reforms when he was. 9 Manifest Destiny and the Eclipse of Julius Caesar Margaret Malamud 10 Caesar, Cinema, and National Identity in the s Maria Wyke 11 Caesar the Foe: Roman Conquest and National Resistance in French Popular Culture Giuseppe Pucci Part V Theatrical Performance 12 Julius Caesar and the Democracy to Come Nicholas Royle 13 Shaw.

    Their objects of analysis extend from Caesar's own commentaries on the Gallic wars composed in the 50s BCE through Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, on to images of Caesar in twentieth-century Fascist Italy's popular culture right up to contemporary cinema's Caesar and twenty-first century debates about American empire."--BOOK JACKET. Julius Caesar in Western Culture eBook: Maria Wyke: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Kindle Store Go Search Your End of Summer Sale Gift 1/5(1).

    Julius Caesar book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. were enlisted in the Roman army and given citizenship even though they were not assimilated into the country's culture, An interesting view of a a man who after two thousand years still interests the Western World. A good and brief view of Caesar, as a /5. Julius Caesar in Western Culture: This book explores the significance of Julius Caesar to different periods, societies and people from the 50s BC through to the twenty-first century. This interdisciplinary volume explores the significance of Julius Caesar to different periods, societies and people. Ranges over the fields of religious, military, and political history, archaeology, architecture.


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Objects of analysis range from Caesar’s own commentaries on the Gallic wars, through Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, and images of Caesar in Italian fascist popular culture, to contemporary cinema and current debates about American empire.

Edited by a leading expert on the reception of ancient Rome. More than two millennia have passed since Brutus and his companions murdered Julius Caesar—and inaugurated his legend. Though the assassins succeeded in ending Caesar’s dictatorship, they could never have imagined that his power and influence would only grow after his death, reaching mythic proportions and establishing him as one of the central icons of Western culture, fascinating.

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Julius Caesar in Western Culture. This book and its collection of essays developed out of a conference held at the British School at Rome in March The topics range from the earliest depiction of Caesar through to the twentieth-first century with essays dealing with his medieval reception, 18th/19th century American analogies, cinema.

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Buy Julius Caesar in Western Culture by Wyke, Maria (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.1/5(1). Julius Caesar in Western Culture by Maria Wyke,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2). This they identified as both a memorial in honour of Caesar and his tomb for, they asserted, the bronze sphere which sat high at the top contained his cremated remains.

Thus Julius Caesar found a place on the sacred map of Rome. Caesar in Western culture. If Julius Caesar acquired in antiquity the highly volatile fame which Cicero had foretold.

Caesar’s political fate was hastened by his personal faults. Yet, over 2, years removed, his star burns bright in our imaginations.

For this, we owe Caesar a toast on this, his ironically special day. Editor’s note: Pictured above is “The Murder. Get this from a library. Julius Caesar in western culture. [Maria Wyke;] -- This book explores the significance of Julius Caesar to different periods, societies and people from the 50s BC through to the twenty-first century.

This interdisciplinary volume explores the. A number of Shakespeare’s plays seem to have transcended even the category of brilliance, becoming so influential as to affect profoundly the course of Western literature and culture ever after. Julius Caesar takes place in ancient Rome in 44 b.c., when Rome was the center of an empire stretching from Britain to North Africa and from Persia.

Examines representations of Caesar in Italy, France, Germany, Britain, and the United States in particular. Objects of analysis range from Caesar's own commentaries on the Gallic wars, through Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, and images of Caesar in Italian fascist popular culture, to contemporary cinema and current debates about American empire.

This book explores the significance of Julius Caesar to different periods, societies and people from the 50s BC through to the twenty-first century. This interdisciplinary volume explores the significance of Julius Caesar to different periods, societies and people.

Ranges over the fields of religious, military, and political history, archaeology, architecture and urban planning, the visual. Julius Caesar - Julius Caesar - Personality and reputation: Caesar was not and is not lovable. His generosity to defeated opponents, magnanimous though it was, did not win their affection.

He won his soldiers’ devotion by the victories that his intellectual ability, applied to warfare, brought them. Yet, though not lovable, Caesar was and is attractive, indeed fascinating.

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Wyke's concern is how we have created and adapted Caesar's image and historical importance over the past 2, years—from Caesar's camp at Arles to Caesars Palace, Las Vegas; from Mussolini, seeking a Caesarian mandate for his own grand ambitions, to Asterix, using the Roman dictator for satirical purposes in comic-book form; from the Caesar coins minted in tribute by Price: $