oa Acta Classica : Proceedings of the Classical Association of South Africa - Narrative apostrophe in the Kontakia of Romanos the Melodist with special reference to his hymn "On Judas"



The internal nature of the kontakion. especially as this literary subgenre flourished at the hands of Romanos in the sixth century A.D., can be defined as a liturgical text comprising as basic components doxology, prayer, exhortation, catechesis and sacred myth, the components exhortation and catechesis.


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