Tibullus' Comedy: A Note on Tib.1.2.87-98
The article offers poetry criticism of the poem "Comedy," by Tibullus. It explores the use of metaphor, rhythm, and the aesthetics of stanzas. It explains the connection between Latin love elegy and Roman comedy. The author provides a critical interpretation of the poem and offers different meanings behind the words used in the poem.
Trinacty, Christopher. 2017. “Tibullus’ Comedy: A Note on Tib. 1.2.87-98.” Mnemosyne, 70(6): 1051-1058.
Brill Academic Publishers
Metaphor, Wit and humor, Elegiac poetry, Latin literture, Tibullus, ca. 55 B.C.-19 B.C.