Eustathios of Thessaloniki

Eustathios of Thessaloniki, Society for Macedonian Studies & Thessaloniki History Centre, Thessaloniki, February 26–28, 2015

Keynote Speaker:

In praise of Eustathios
Richard Hunter, University of Cambridge


February 27
Captain of Homer’s guard: Eustathios and us
Filippomaria Pontani, University of Venezia

Eustathios’ use of ancient scholarship in his Commentary on the Illiad: some remarks
Lara Pagani, University of Genova

The reception o etymology in the Commentary of Eustathios on Homer’s Illiad
Georgia Kolovou, University of Nanterre, Paris X

Was Eustathios afraid of the blank page?
René Nünlist, University of Cologne

Eustathios on Homer the Narrator: Zeus as the Poet’s Mind and the Dios boule as the plot of the Illiad
Baukje Can Ver Berg, University of Amsterdam

I’ll be your mirror: Eustathios of Thessaloniki on fiction and simulation
Eric Cullhed, University of Uppsala

An Odyssean commentator: Eustathios’ Parekbolai and 12th century fiction
Aglae Pizzone, University of Geneva

Mice in the loft and other adventures of Eustathian correspondence
Emmanuel Bourbouhakis, Princeton University

Remarks on the critical edition of the Eustathios’ epistles
Grigorios Papagiannis, University of Thrace

Remarks on Eustathios’ Λόγος ἐκθετικὸς τοῦ μαρτυρίου τῶν ἁγίων τριαθλοφόρων άδελφῶν, Ἀλφειοῦ, Ζωσίμου καὶ Άλεξάνδρου, τῶν Καλυτηνῶν, καὶ τοῦ συμμάρ τυρος αὐτῶν Μάρκου και Εἰς τοὺς αὐτοὺς Καλυτηνοὺς ἀκολουθία ἑ σπερινὴ καὶ ὀρθρινή
Maria Tziatzi, University of Thrace

Eustathios of Thessaloniki. A different approach
Paolo Odorico, EHESS

February 28
Proverbs in Eustathios. Some examples
Renzo Tosi, University of Bologna

Μέθοδος ἰδία ταῦτα τοῦ γράψαντος. Eustathios and authorial negotiations on genre
Panagiotis Agapitos, University of Cyprus

Rhetor dive grammatical? Eustathios in his Ad Stylitam quendam Thessalonicensem
Demosthenes Stratigopoulos, University of Thrace

The water-dispensing emperor—reality and motif. Reading Eustathios’ oration on the occasion of a draught
Michael Grünbart, University of Münster

The right of sanctuary in the ergography of Eustathios
Dimitrios Nikolakakis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

More than a shepherd to his flock: Eustathios and the management of ecclesiastical property
Gerasimos Merianos, National Hellenic Research Foundation

Eustathios’ Εξήγησις εις τον ιαμβικόν κανόνα της Πεντηκοσής. At the origins of Byzantine Philology
Paolo Cesaretti, University of Bergamo

Eustathios at Prodromos Petra? Some Remarks on the Manuscript Tradition of the Exegesis in Canonem Iambicum Pentecostalem
Silvia Ronchey, University of Rome

Λυκοφρονίως ή άλλως διθυραμβικώς. Eustathios’ enigmatic stylistic terms and the polyphony of the Iambic Canon on Pentecost
Vasileios Sarris, Secondary Education of Thessaloniki

Eustathios as a source of historical information
John Melville Jones, University of Western Australia

Eustathios and his relationship with the Greek manuscripts
Vasileios Katsaros, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki