Herodes Atticus consul

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  • Elsa Bouchard (University of Montreal)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

Herodes Atticus was one of the most preeminent members of the literary movement called the Second Sophistic. His political influence allowed him to become a great benefactor of Greek cities, most notably of his native Athens

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Herodes Atticus consul". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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