"Hannibal Goes to Rome" as an Example of How Antiquity Is Received in New Media
"Hannibal Goes to Rome" as an Example of How Antiquity Is Received in New Media

Author(s): Patrycja Matusiak
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
Keywords: Hannibal; Second Punic War; reception; webcomic; Brendan McGinley

Summary/Abstract: The main aim of the article is to demonstrate how the comic book "Hannibal Goes to Rome" creates a new narrative of the Second Punic War by relating to both the ancient literature and modern pop culture and also show the presence of ancient culture in modern-day pop culture.

  • Issue Year: 2014
  • Issue No: 11
  • Page Range: 111-117
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: English