Jewish Exegesis and Homeric Scholarship in Alexandria

RC posted a review today of ]]

Of interest to me is this:

In his conservative response to the approaches Alexandrian Homeric scholars developed, Aristeas provides a negative account, a mirror image of how some of his contemporaries would have been approaching the text.

A part of mimesis is antimimesis, or the reverse of the usual mimesis. I’m not sure if this would qualify, so I guess I’ll have to get the book…

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