Greek Tragic Style

An exploration of the poetic qualities of the Greek tragic dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides highlighting their similarities and differences.

Greek Tragic Style

An exploration of the poetic qualities of the Greek tragic dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides highlighting their similarities and differences.

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Greek Tragic Style
Language: en
Pages: 471
Authors: R. B. Rutherford
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An exploration of the poetic qualities of the Greek tragic dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides highlighting their similarities and differences.
Greek Tragic Style
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: R. B. Rutherford
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Greek tragedy is widely read and performed, but outside the commentary tradition detailed study of the poetic style and language of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides has been relatively neglected. This book seeks to fill that gap by providing an account of the poetics of the tragic genre. The author describes
Homer
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Richard Rutherford
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is a revised and updated version of the survey on Homer which the author originally published in 1996. It provides a wide variety of readers with a clear and detailed introduction to the Iliad and the Odyssey, and to the problems which arise in dating, contextualising and interpreting these
Language and Character in Euripides' Electra
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Evert van Emde Boas
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This study of Euripides' Electra approaches the text through the lens of modern linguistics, marrying it with traditional literary criticism in order to provide new and informative means of analysing and interpreting what is considered to be one of the playwright's most controversial works. It is the first systematic attempt
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.