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The myth of Medea and the murder of children

Author: Lillian Corti
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1998.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 89.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Corti focuses on the meaning of child murder in literary treatments of the ancient myth. A projection of common emotions, often repressed and denied, Medea is the central figure in a tragedy  Read more...

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Named Person: Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character); Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character); Medea; Medea.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lillian Corti
ISBN: 0313305366 9780313305368
OCLC Number: 37213452
Description: xxi, 242 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: ch. 1. Murderous desire, psychological defenses and unconscious rationality --
ch. 2. Euripides and the tyranny of honor --
ch. 3. Seneca and the scourge of anger --
ch. 4. Corneille and the importance of gratitude --
ch. 5. Grillparzer and the cycle of abuse --
ch. 6. Medea in the twentieth century.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 89.
Responsibility: Lillian Corti.
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