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Martianus Capella

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Print Save Cite Email Share. Intellectually the author is still connected with early scholasticism and the School of Chartres, being more sympathetic to Neoplatonism than to the newly arrived Aristotelianism.


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As late as the thirteenth century, Martianus was still credited as having been the efficient cause of the study of astronomy. Willis produced a new edition for Teubner in This chapter discusses Phiilologiae nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii The Marriage of Philology and Mercuryan influential commentary on the liberal arts written by the fifth-century author Martianus Capella.

The author imagines that he is telling his son Martianus 1. Classical, Early, and Medieval Plays and Playwrights: This formula included a medieval love for allegory in particular personifications as a means of presenting knowledge, and a structuring of that learning around the seven liberal arts.

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. He has published extensively on medieval Latin literature and has edited From Athens nyptiis Chartres: Modern studies on late antiquity Canon of late-antique authors Fonts and software to download Download texts.

Much of his work occurs in the form of dialogueand the views of the interlocutors may not represent the author’s own.

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The treatment of the subjects belongs to a tradition which goes back to Varro’s Disciplinaeeven to Varro’s passing allusion to architecture and medicine, which in Martianus Capella’s day were mechanics’ arts, material for clever slaves but not for senators. Two other arts, Architecture and Medicinewere present at the feast, but since they care for earthly things, they were to keep silent in the company of the celestial deities.


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Martianus Capella, De Nuptiis Philologiae et Mercurii, CA. 420–490

The verse philologie, on the whole correct and classically constructed, are in imitation of Varro. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The work is thus something of a metaliterary joke, since Martianus develops an educational plan that is first of all configured as a recovery of the encyclopedic disciplines and of their epistemological status Cristante ; Schievenin Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

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