EPICIST


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EPICISTEfficient, Programmable and Interchangeable Code Infrastructure for Symbols and Texts
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The historical distance between Homer and Sappho (the eighth century BCE to the sixth century BCE) was roughly the same as the distance between the English Renaissance epicists and Tennyson--a comparison which meant that Tennyson must acknowledge historical context in imagining his poetic career.
All epicists in this period strove self-consciously to locate their work within a precise matrix of literary conventions and traditions.
Hardie, |Flavian Epicists on Virgil's Epic Technique', Ramus 18 (1989), 5-9.