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Philodemos (International) assertion Philodemos i(A14446 works by)
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Philodemus of Gadara was an Epicurean philosopher and epigrammatist who lived from 110 BCE to around 35 BCE. He studied in Athens before moving to Italy where he would become associated with the Roman senator L. Calpurnius Piso Caesoninus. Until the eighteenth-century Philodemus was best known for his epigrams preserved in The Greek Anthology, however since then many more of his writings have been discovered.

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  • Philodemos is included in AustLit because of his influence on an Australian writer.

Last amended 6 May 2014 09:05:06
Influence on:
Tit for Tat John Bray , 1990 single work poetry
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