skip to content
The masks of Menander : sign and meaning in Greek and Roman performance Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The masks of Menander : sign and meaning in Greek and Roman performance

Author: David Wiles
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In this detailed analysis of the contentions and techniques of performance which characterised the Greek theatre of Menander and subsequent Roman theatre. David Wiles offers a radical new approach to  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wiles, David.
Masks of Menander.
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)551251252
Named Person: Menander, of Athens; Titus Maccius Plautus; Terence; Ménandre, d'Athènes; Plaute; Térence; Menander, of Athens.; Titus Maccius Plautus; Terence.; Menander; Maske; Ménandre; Térence; Plaute; Menander.; Menander, of Athens.; Terence.; Titus Maccius Plautus
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Wiles
ISBN: 0521401356 9780521401357
OCLC Number: 22242829
Description: xv, 271 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Text and performance --
2. Space --
3. The system of masks --
4. Masks East and West: contrasts and comparisons --
5. The Roman mask --
6. The four mask genera --
7. Costume and movement --
8. Language and voice.
Responsibility: David Wiles.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(53)

User lists with this item (4)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22242829> # The masks of Menander : sign and meaning in Greek and Roman performance
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "22242829" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/cambridge_england> ; # Cambridge England
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/romisches_reich> ; # Römisches Reich
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Thing/greek_drama> ; # Greek drama
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/maske> ; # Maske
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/griechisch> ; # Griechisch
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Event/to_500> ; # To 500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/geschichte> ; # Geschichte
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Thing/latin_drama> ; # Latin drama
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_genre_litteraire_classique_histoire_et_critique> ; # Théâtre (genre littéraire) classique--Histoire et critique
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/297103308> ; # d'Athènes Ménandre
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/komodie> ; # Komödie
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/66462281> ; # Plaute
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menander_v342_v291> ; # Menander
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_production_et_mise_en_scene_rome_histoire> ; # Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Rome--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_rome_histoire> ; # Théâtre--Rome--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menandre_0342_0292_av_j_c> ; # Ménandre
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_grece_histoire> ; # Théâtre--Grèce--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menander_of_athens> ; # of Athens. Menander
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masks_greece> ; # Masks--Greece
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Organization/comedie_de_geneve> ; # Comédie de Genève
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/terence_0190_0159_av_j_c> ; # Térence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/katalog> ; # Katalog
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/schauspieler> ; # Schauspieler
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85134553> ; # Theater--Greece
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/greece> ; # Greece.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/terence> ; # Terence.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/plaute_0254_0184_av_j_c> ; # Plaute
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/plautus_titus_maccius> ; # Titus Maccius Plautus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/comedie_ancienne_histoire_et_critique> ; # Comédie ancienne--Histoire et critique
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112858> ; # Theater--Rome
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85134532> ; # Theater--History--To 500
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/latein> ; # Latein
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/auffuhrung> ; # Aufführung
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120354> ; # Classical drama (Comedy)--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/griechenland> ; # Griechenland
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masks> ; # Masks
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_rome_histoire> ; # Masques--Rome--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/griechisch> ; # Griechisch.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/rome_empire> ; # Rome (Empire)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/882.0109/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menander> ; # Menander.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/maske> ; # Maske
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masks_rome> ; # Masks--Rome
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_production_et_mise_en_scene_grece_antiquite> ; # Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Grèce--Antiquité
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/geschichte_321_v_chr_200_v_chr> ; # Geschichte 321 v. Chr.-200 v. Chr
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/antike> ; # Antike
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/classical_drama_comedy> ; # Classical drama (Comedy)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theater> ; # Theater
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_grece_histoire> ; # Masques--Grèce--Histoire
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_grece_antiquite> ; # Masques--Grèce--Antiquité
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/latein> ; # Latein.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Organization/furstliches_schauspielhaus> ; # Fürstliches Schauspielhaus
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/71415106> ; # David Wiles
    schema:datePublished "1991" ;
    schema:description "1. Text and performance -- 2. Space -- 3. The system of masks -- 4. Masks East and West: contrasts and comparisons -- 5. The Roman mask -- 6. The four mask genera -- 7. Costume and movement -- 8. Language and voice."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/709090> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551251252> ;
    schema:name "The masks of Menander : sign and meaning in Greek and Roman performance"@en ;
    schema:productID "22242829" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22242829#PublicationEvent/cambridge_england_new_york_cambridge_university_press_1991> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780521401357.pdf> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam028/90002570.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521401357> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9041831> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/22242829> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Organization/comedie_de_geneve> # Comédie de Genève
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Comédie de Genève" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Organization/furstliches_schauspielhaus> # Fürstliches Schauspielhaus
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Fürstliches Schauspielhaus" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menander_of_athens> # of Athens. Menander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Menander" ;
    schema:name "of Athens. Menander" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menander_v342_v291> # Menander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "v342" ;
    schema:deathDate "v291" ;
    schema:givenName "Menander" ;
    schema:name "Menander" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/menandre_0342_0292_av_j_c> # Ménandre
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "0342" ;
    schema:deathDate "0292 av J-C" ;
    schema:givenName "Ménandre" ;
    schema:name "Ménandre" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/plaute_0254_0184_av_j_c> # Plaute
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "0254" ;
    schema:deathDate "0184 av J-C" ;
    schema:givenName "Plaute" ;
    schema:name "Plaute" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/plautus_titus_maccius> # Titus Maccius Plautus
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Plautus" ;
    schema:givenName "Titus Maccius" ;
    schema:name "Titus Maccius Plautus" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/terence> # Terence.
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Térence" ;
    schema:givenName "Terence" ;
    schema:name "Terence." ;
    schema:name "Térence" ;
    schema:name "Terence" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Person/terence_0190_0159_av_j_c> # Térence
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "0190?" ;
    schema:deathDate "0159 av J-C" ;
    schema:givenName "Térence" ;
    schema:name "Térence" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/cambridge_england> # Cambridge England
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge England" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/griechenland> # Griechenland
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Griechenland" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/rome_empire> # Rome (Empire)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Rome (Empire)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Place/romisches_reich> # Römisches Reich
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Römisches Reich" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/classical_drama_comedy> # Classical drama (Comedy)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Classical drama (Comedy)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/comedie_ancienne_histoire_et_critique> # Comédie ancienne--Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Comédie ancienne--Histoire et critique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/geschichte_321_v_chr_200_v_chr> # Geschichte 321 v. Chr.-200 v. Chr
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 321 v. Chr.-200 v. Chr"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_grece_antiquite> # Masques--Grèce--Antiquité
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Masques--Grèce--Antiquité"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_grece_histoire> # Masques--Grèce--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Masques--Grèce--Histoire"@en ;
    schema:name "Masques--Grèce--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/masques_rome_histoire> # Masques--Rome--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Masques--Rome--Histoire"@en ;
    schema:name "Masques--Rome--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_genre_litteraire_classique_histoire_et_critique> # Théâtre (genre littéraire) classique--Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Théâtre (genre littéraire) classique--Histoire et critique"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_grece_histoire> # Théâtre--Grèce--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Théâtre--Grèce--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_production_et_mise_en_scene_grece_antiquite> # Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Grèce--Antiquité
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Grèce--Antiquité"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_production_et_mise_en_scene_rome_histoire> # Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Rome--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Théâtre--Production et mise en scène--Rome--Histoire"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/709090#Topic/theatre_rome_histoire> # Théâtre--Rome--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Théâtre--Rome--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112858> # Theater--Rome
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Theater--Rome"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120354> # Classical drama (Comedy)--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Classical drama (Comedy)--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85134532> # Theater--History--To 500
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Theater--History--To 500"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85134553> # Theater--Greece
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Theater--Greece"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/297103308> # d'Athènes Ménandre
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Ménandre" ;
    schema:givenName "Menander" ;
    schema:name "d'Athènes Ménandre" ;
    schema:name "of Athens Menander" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66462281> # Plaute
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Plautus" ;
    schema:givenName "Titus Maccius" ;
    schema:name "Plaute" ;
    schema:name "Titus Maccius Plautus" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71415106> # David Wiles
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wiles" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Wiles" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521401357>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521401356" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521401357" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551251252>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Masks of Menander." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/22242829> ; # The masks of Menander : sign and meaning in Greek and Roman performance
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.