The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy

The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy

Author: P. E. Easterling

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521423511

Category: History

Page: 392

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This book deals with the historical context of ancient Greek tragic performances, with the plays themselves, and with later adaptation and re-performance, down to modern times.

The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: P. E. Easterling, Cambridge University Press
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-10-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book deals with the historical context of ancient Greek tragic performances, with the plays themselves, and with later adaptation and re-performance, down to modern times.
The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Pat E. Easterling
Categories: Greek drama (Tragedy)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

This book presents ancient Greek tragedy in the context of late twentieth-century reading, criticism and performance.
The Cambridge Companion to Greek and Roman Theatre
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Marianne McDonald, Michael Walton
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-05-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This series of essays by prominent academics and practitioners investigates in detail the history of performance in the classical Greek and Roman world. Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, this 2007
The Cambridge Companion to Greek Comedy
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Martin Revermann
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Provides a unique panorama of this challenging area of Greek literature, combining literary perspectives with historical issues and material culture.
Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: P. E. Easterling
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

As a creative medium, ancient Greek tragedy has had an extraordinarily wide influence: many of the surviving plays are still part of the theatrical repertoire, and texts like Agamemnon, Antigone, and Medea have had a profound effect on Western culture. This Companion is not a conventional introductory textbook but an