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Tragedy in transition

Author: Sarah Annes Brown; Catherine Silverstone; Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Publisher: Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tragedy in Transition is an innovative and exciting volume that explores the theory and practice of tragedy from the Greek tragedians to the present day, tracing important developments, continuities  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2007010739
(OCoLC)86172870
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Annes Brown; Catherine Silverstone; Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN: 9780470692028 0470692022 9781405135467 1405135468 9780470691304 0470691301 9781405177511 1405177519
OCLC Number: 232611713
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley InterScience, 2008. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Apr. 25, 2008). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Description: xii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Trojan suffering, tragic gods, and transhistorical metaphysics / Edith Hall --
Hardcore tragedy / Ewan Fernie --
Tragedy and disgust / Robert Douglas-Fairhurst --
Tragedy and the sign of the eclipse / Anne C. Henry --
Johnson's too Roman plays: from Julius Caesar to Sejanus and Caitline / John Henderson --
Neoclassicisms / Raphael Lyne --
Tragedy and exile / Jennifer Wallace --
Narratives of tragic empathy: Prometheus bound and Frankenstein / Vanda Zajko --
Tragedy and childhood / Peter Hollindale --
Parricide versus filicide: Oedipus and Medea on the modern stage / Fiona Macintosh --
"Suffering into wisdom": the tragedy of Wilde / Alison Hennegan --
Tarzan of Athens, Dionysus in Africa: Wilson Knight and Wole Soyinka / Neil Rhodes --
Postmodern tragedy? Returning to John Ford / Mark Houlahan --
Tragedy and the future / Rowland Wymer.
Responsibility: edited by Sarah Annes Brown and Catherine Silverstone.
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