In Economy of the Unlost: Reading Simonides of Keos
with Paul Celan, 1999 (which began as a series of lectures at Oberlin College
juxtaposes two remarkable figures. Simonides is an ancient lyric...
published in the US her historical novel The Praise Singer, featuring the life of Simonides of Ceos
, an actual, historical Athenian lyric poet.
Sweetman, David. Mary Renault: A Biography. Chatto and Windus, 1993.