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Published by Allen in London .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated and explained by George C. W. Warr, John Swinnerton Phillimore and Gilbert Murray.
ContributionsMurray, Gilbert, 1866-1957., Phillimore, John Swinnerton., Warr, George C. W.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v
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Open LibraryOL14230610M

  Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City Chicago Donor bostonpubliclibrary External-identifier Athenian Drama in Its Social Context by John J. Winkler & Froma I. Zeitlin [Book Review] R. Branham Classical World: A Quarterly Journal on Antiquity ()

Drama was a critical part of ancient Greek life. Drama was used by ancient Greeks to investigating the world they lived in, and explore what it meant to be human. Ancient Greek drama had 3 genres: comedy, satyr or satirical plays, and most important of all, :// Nothing to Do with Dionysos?: Athenian Drama in Its Social Context by John J Winkler (Editor) starting at $ Nothing to Do with Dionysos?: Athenian Drama in Its Social Context has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books /book/?qsort=p.

Nothing to Do with Dionysos?: Athenian Drama in Its Social Context by John J Winkler (Editor) starting at $ Nothing to Do with Dionysos?: Athenian Drama in Its Social Context has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books /book/   Drama The history of Western drama begins in the mid-sixth century at Athens. The high period of Greek drama runs from the sixth to the mid-third century, with special atten-tion paid to the fifth century, when most of the plays that we possess were produced. We shall be concerned with the three distinct genres of Greek drama: serious ~mackerle/dl/temp/Job/


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Sophocles' work is considered the pinnacle of Greek tragedy. Born in near Athens in BCE in the town of Colonus, in his ninety-year lifespan he witnessed the rise and fall of the Athenian Golden Age. Sophocles was the son of a wealthy ~leigh/   This book is an advanced critical introduction to Greek tragedy.

It is written specifically for the reader who does not know Greek and who may be unfamiliar with the context of the Athenian drama festival but who nevertheless wants to appreciate the plays in all their :// The Soul of Tragedy brings together top scholars to offer a wide range of perspectives on Greek tragedy.

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Publisher. Princeton University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping ://   Modern readings of ancient Athenian drama tend to view it as a presentation of social or moral problems, as if ancient drama showed the same realism seen on the present-day stage.

Such views are belied by the plays themselves, in which supremely violent actions occur in a legendary time and place distinct both from reality and from the ethics ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Interpreting Greek tragedy: history, theory, and the new philology / Michelle Gellrich --Historicizing Sophocles' Ajax / Peter W.

Rose --Myth, history, and hegemony in Aeschylus / David Rosenbloom --Tragedy and democratic ideology: the case of Sophocles' Antigone / Helene Foley - This chapter examines critically the widespread belief that many 5th-century Athenian dramas reflect in various ways institutionalized practices or rituals connected with the young male's transition to adulthood.

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Product Information. These critically diverse and innovative essays are aimed at restoring the social context of ancient Greek drama. Theatrical productions, which included music and dancing, were civic events in honor of the god Dionysos and were attended by a politically stratified community, whose delegates handled all details from the seating arrangements to the qualifications of choral  › eBay › Books › Nonfiction.

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Greek tragedy has held sway over the imagination of audiences for well over two millennia. This collection of essays on Athenian drama, the proceedings of a conference held at the University of Texas at Austin indemonstrates that Greek tragedy still retains its power to provoke debate and to engage the interest of specialists and non-classicists  › eBay › Books › Nonfiction.

The Soul of Tragedy: Essays on Athenian DramaChicagoUniversity of Chicago Press Pp. $ casebound; $ paperbound. This book, a Festschrift in honor of the late Charles Segal, is an excellent compilation of essays on Greek tragedy, written by leading scholars who have published extensively in the ://   In Spoken Like a Woman, the first book-length study of women’s speech in classical drama, Laura McClure explores the discursive practices attributed to women of fifth-century b.c.

Greece and to what extent these representations reflected a larger reality. Examining tragedies and comedies by a variety of authors, she illustrates how the ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Aristotle on the tragic emotions / David Konstan --Divine and human in Sophocles' Philoctetes / Seth L.

Schein --Euripides' heaven / Pietro Pucci --Dionysiac triangles: the politics of culture in Wole Soyinka's The bacchae of Euripides / Barbara Goff --The Explores the work of three great tragedians and approaches them from a variety of perspectives on history and theory, including poststructuralism and Marxism.

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Athenian tragic drama itself, which draws its plots from the epics of the heroic age, thus by necessity continues the concern with the inevitability of death.

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