Plato. Gorgias, Plato -- Rhetoric, Plato -- Literary art, Socrates in literature
In Plato’s The Gorgias, five forms of language serve to explicitly inaugurate Socrates as a mythic hero. This paper traces these forms, along with allusions to myth and the known body of literature at the time, and shows how Plato achieves his goal.
"The Gorgias Explained,"
Anthós (1990-1996): Vol. 1
, Article 16.
Available at: http://pdxscholar.library.pdx.edu/anthos_archives/vol1/iss3/16