Part 1. A Mimetic Commentary on the Gospel of Luke
Part 2. A Mimetic Commentary on the Acts of the Apostles
Conclusion: Mimesis Criticism and Luke’s Politics of Homeric Imitation
Appendix 1. Luke’s Retention of Mark’s Homeric Mimesis
Appendix 2. The Sequence of Imitations in Luke-Acts
As in his earlier publications, MacDonald demonstrates enviable mastery of the biblical and classical Greek source material, and so this book will also be a useful addition to libraries serving readers interested in early Christian narratives, the reception of classical Greek poetry, and/or Greek literature produced under Roman rule.