ἐπῶν ποιητής

Demokles from Thebae, the son of Ameinias

Occupation: ἐπῶν ποιητής Events: victor at the Mouseia in Thespies, ca. 118/112 or post84BC; victor for the ἐνκωμίωι ἐπικῶι at the Amphiaraia and Rhomaia in Oropos, ca. 80/50BC; if the reconstruction Δημοκλῆς [Ἀμινί]ου Θηβαῖος is correct, victor at the Agrionia or Rhomaia for epic poetry in Thebae, 1st centuryBC; traveled from… Read more

Iranos from Tanagra, the son of Phrynidas

Occupation: κῆρυξ,κιθαρῳδός, τραγῳδός ῤαψῳδός, κωμῳδός, ἐπῶν ποιητής  Events: victor as κῆρυξ at the Ptoia in Akraiphia, post 85BC; victor as κωμῳδός at the Amphiaraia and Rhomaia in Oropos, ca. 80/50BC; victor as ἐπῶν ποιητής at the Serapeia in Tanagra, post 85BC; victor twice (once as τραγῳδός) at the Serapeia in Tanagra,… Read more

Mestor from Phocaea, the son of Mestor

Occupation: ἐπῶν ποιητής Events: prizevictor twice for epic poetry and verse encomion at the Amphiaraia and Rhomaia in Oropos, ca. 80/50BC; victor at the Charitesia in Orchomenos, 1st centuryBC; victor at the Mouseia in Thespies, post 84BC; traveled from Ionia, Asia Minor Source: Petrakos 1997, 524, ll. 4-5, 9-10; IG VII… Read more