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Si monumentum requiris, circumspice: it points us back to London.
Above, a latin inscription reads: 'si monumentum requiris, circumspice'.
Among the topics are Diomedes' foot wound and Homeric reception of myth, a diachronic metapoetics of reception: Homeric kleos and Biblical zera, the professional mourner and singer of spells: a diachronic approach to Euripides' Bacchae, splitting the inheritance of spite: Dio and Babrius on iambic poetics, cultural change and the Greek perception of it: exegi monumentum aere perennius (Horace, Odes 3.
The temple, known in Latin as Monumentum Ancyranum, was dedicated to Rome and built in honor of Emperor Augustus and the city's goddess.
Exegi monumentum aere perennius regalique situ pyramidum altius, quod non imber edax, non Aquilo impotens possit diruere aut innumerabilis annorum series et fuga temporum (31)
3) Les morts ne sont pas oublies et ils demeurent inscrits au creur de la vie presente, le monumentum etant le support de la memoria et de la posterite du defunt.
Alexander Pushkin in his 1836 poem Exegi Monumentum called the Evenki the 'wild Tungus,' and were classified as a 'wandering' tribe in the Speransky administrative reforms of 1822.
The participating projects are: The Little Eagles by Mohammad Rashad (Egypt); Algeria: State of Mind, State of Affairs by Bahia Bencheick El Fegoun (Algeria); Monumentum by Fadi Yeniturk (Lebanon); and Out/In the Streets by Jasmina Metwaly and Philip Rizk (Egypt).
For her final performance she chose Balanchine's pristine Monumentum Pro Gesualdo and Movements for Piano and Orchestra set to Stravinsky; and from Midsummer Night's Dream Titania's genteel comic duet with Bottom, the donkey-headed rustic with whom Kistler danced so lovingly; she finished as a movingly wistful Odette in the final act of Peter Martins' Swan Lake.
Si monumentum requiris, circumspice', says the inscription to Sir Christopher Wren's monument in the crypt of St Paul's Cathedral.
Si monumentum requiris, circumspice (If you wish to see my monument, look around you).