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The Cambridge companion to Greek tragedy

Author: P E Easterling
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press, 2004, ©1997.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The twelve essays in this distinguished collection consider the importance of ancient Greek tragedy as a creative medium. The three main emphases are on tragedy as an institution in the civic life of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: P E Easterling
ISBN: 0521412455 9780521412452 0521423511 9780521423519
OCLC Number: 57531209
Description: xvii, 392 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Deep plays / Paul Cartledge --
Show for Dionysus / P.E. Easterling --
Audience of Athenian tragedy / Simon Goldhill --
Pictorial record / Oliver Taplin --
Sociology of Athenian tragedy / Edith Hall --
Language of tragedy / Simon Goldhill --
Form and performance / P.E. Easterling --
Myth into muthos / Peter Burian --
From repertoire to canon / P.E. Easterling --
Tragedy adapted for stages and screens / Peter Burian --
Tragedy in performance / Fiona Macintosh --
Modern critical approaches to Greek tragedy / Simon Goldhill.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature
Other Titles: Greek tragedy
Responsibility: edited by P.E. Easterling.
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'As a resource for teachers it is invaluable ... Where else can such a wealth be found in one volume on tragedy?' JACT Review 'Classical scholars will find much to think about ... and their students Read more...

 
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