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Selected extracts from The Iliad in Birmingham Hexameters

Abstract : Selected extracts of a translation of Homer's Iliad, employing the Brummie vernacular and a version of Matthew Arnold's English synthetic dactylic hexameter. The text is accompanied by an explanatory note. Some of the extracts were first read at the conference: The meanings of dialects in English poetry - from late 19th century to early 21st century, May 2017, Lille, France. 2017.
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Samuel Trainor. Selected extracts from The Iliad in Birmingham Hexameters. Pn Review, Xl Publishing Services, 2018, 45 (1), pp.55-57. ⟨hal-01869150⟩



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