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Author: Corinna

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Year of birth:-550
Year of death:-500
About her personal situation:5th cent. BC Standardizingjuly12av Origin: • Location where born : Tanagra • Location where died : unknown National identity : • Nationality : Greek • First language : Ancient Greek Marital status : - not yet checked Number of children : - not yet checked Social class / position: - not yet checked Education: - not yet checked Religion - not yet checked

Languages:Ancient Greek
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About her professional situation:Standardizingjuly12av Publishing: - Under her own name Profession(s) and activities: - poet - Teacher - Librettist Languages in which she published : - Ancient Greek Collaboration/connections with male authors/important figures : - poet, Pindar (pupil) Financial aspects: - not yet checked Memberships : - not yet checked
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992 Cf. - Allen, Archibald; Jiri, Frel, A Date for Corinna, CJ 68 (1972), 26-30 - Campbell, David A. Greek Lyric Poetry IV: Bacchylides, Corinna, and Others. Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992. - W. J. Henderson, Corinna of Tanagra on Poetry, AClass 38 (1995), 29-42 - Schmidt, Michael. The First Poets: Lives of the Ancient Greek Poets. Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2005, pp. 253–259. - Snyder, Jane: "Korinna's Glorious Songs of Heroes", Eranos 82 (1984), 1-10 - Marilyn B. Skinner, "Corinna of Tanagra and Her Audience"., Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature (1983). - Entry from Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology - West, Martin L.: "Corinna", CQ 29 (1970), 277-287 - West, Martin L., "Dating Corinna", CQ 40 (1990), 553-557
Websites: Wikipedia on her

Editors: Corrie Kruikemeier (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 04 March 2011)
Aspasia Vasilaki (update on 12 July 2012)
Aspasia Vasilaki (update on 13 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 18 February 2014)

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