Progressive Periphrasis and Textual Strategies

Lucifer of Cagliari "Moriundum esse pro Dei Filio"


Abstract

One of the most striking features of Lucifer's style is his frequent usage of a periphrastic structure. The paper proposes that there is a clear semantic distinction between this construction and synthetic verbal forms. Stylistic and interpretive consequences of Lucifer's usage follow from a comparison with other authors and transtextual gestures which determine a proper contextualization of such structures.


Keywords

periphrasis; textual strategy; Lucifer of Cagliari; sermo vulgaris; Moriundum esse pro Dei Filio

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Published : 2004-07-15


Jakielaszek, J. (2004). Progressive Periphrasis and Textual Strategies. Vox Patrum, 46, 461-468. https://doi.org/10.31743/vp.6850

Jarosław Jakielaszek 
Uniwersytet Warszawski  Poland




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