Pausanias the Traveler Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

Alcock, Susan E. "Landscapes of Memory and the Authority of Pausanias." In Pausanias Historien, pp. 241-67, edited by Jean Bingen. Genève: Vandœuvres, 1994.

Treats Pausanias as an ethnographic writer and considers his biases, methodology, and underlying agenda.

Arafat, K. W. "Pausanias on the Past." In his Pausanias' Greece: Ancient Artists and Roman Rulers, pp. 43-79. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996.

Studies Pausanias's "attitude to antiquities"—particularly the criteria he used in selecting what was and was not worthy of describing—and examines the terminology he employed.

Bowie, Ewen L. "Past and Present in...

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