Author, Narrator, and Literary Character:A Study of Xenophon’s Anabasis


  • Jacek Hajduk Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland



Xenophon, Anabasis, Greek prose, author, implied author, narratology, narrator, narratee, narrative, literary character


Author, Narrator, and Literary Character:A Study of Xenophon’s Anabasis

The article discusses Xenophon’s Anabasis. Its main aim is to present some new research perspectives for Classical Studies. It analyzes such aspects of Xenophon’s opus as author, implied author, narrator, narratee and narrative, as well as literary character and the human context. The article is a sort of introduction to narratological studies, concerning classical narrative texts, which has not so far been thoroughly tested for its inner structure.


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How to Cite

Hajduk, J. “Author, Narrator, and Literary Character:A Study of Xenophon’s Anabasis”. Classica Cracoviensia, vol. 16, Nov. 2013, pp. 45-62, doi:10.12797/CC.16.2013.16.04.