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Reperforming Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Anna A. Lamari
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

An inexplicably understudied field of classical scholarship, tragic reperformance, has been surveyed in its true dimension only in the very recent years. Building on the latest discussions on tragic restagings, this book provides a thorough survey of reperformance of Greek tragedy in the fifth and fourth centuries BC, also addressing
Reperforming Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Anna A. Lamari
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

An inexplicably understudied field of classical scholarship, tragic reperformance, has been surveyed in its true dimension only in the very recent years. Building on the latest discussions on tragic restagings, this book provides a thorough survey of reperformance of Greek tragedy in the fifth and fourth centuries BC, also addressing
Classical Greek Tragedy
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Judith Fletcher
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Classical Greek Tragedy offers a comprehensive survey of the development of classical Greek tragedy combined with close readings of exemplary texts. Reconstructing how audiences in fifth-century BCE Athens created meaning from the performance of tragedy at the dramatic festivals sponsored by the city-state and its wealthiest citizens, it considers the
Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century
Language: en
Pages: 410
Authors: Vayos Liapis, Antonis K. Petrides
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

What happened to Greek tragedy after the death of Euripides? This book provides some answers, and a broad historical overview.
Fragmentation in Ancient Greek Drama
Language: en
Pages: 734
Authors: Anna A. Lamari, Franco Montanari, Anna Novokhatko
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This volume examines whether dramatic fragments should be approached as parts of a greater whole or as self-contained entities. It comprises contributions by a broad spectrum of international scholars: by young researchers working on fragmentary drama as well as by well-known experts in this field. The volume explores another kind