The Classical Quarterly (New Series)

Research Article

Alcman's 'Cosmogonic Fragment (Fr. 5 Page, 81 Calame)

W. Glenn Mosta1

a1 University of Michigan Ann Arbor

In 1957, Edgar Lobel published an Oxyrhynchus papyrus (P. Oxy. 2390) containing anonymous commentaries to poems of Alcman which has not ceased to fascinate philologists and historians of ancient philosophy.