The nine meanders of the river Styx surrounding the Virgilian Hades draw a sort of Labyrinth, whose meaning - due to the symbolic value of number nine in Latin religion and cosmology - is that of definitive separation between the world of dead and the alive.
|Translated title of the contribution||[Autom. eng. transl.] Virgilian variations on the theme of the labyrinth: on the margin of Aen. VI, 438-439|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|