The Classical Quarterly (New Series)


Conversing After Sunset: A Callimachean Echo in Ovid's Exile Poetry*

Gareth D. Williamsa1

a1 Churchill College, Cambridge

In his note on lines 27–8 Luck gives two Ovidian parallels for conversation outlasting the day, P. 2.4.11–12 and P. 2.10.37–8, but he makes no reference to lines 2–3 of Callimachus' epigram on Heraclitus of Halicarnassus (Epigr. 2[Pf.] = A.P. 7.80)


* I am grateful to Dr N. Wright, Dr N. Hopkinson and the Editors of CQ for criticism and comments.