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Sophocles and the tragedy of Athenian democracy

Author: Josh Beer
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004.
Series: Contributions in drama and theatre studies, no. 105.; Contributions in drama and theatre studies., Lives of the theatre.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Illustrates how the theatre and Sophoclean tragedy, in particular, was crucial to the life and politics of the time.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Tragedies
Named Person: Sophocles; Sophocles; Sophocles; Sophocle; Sophocle; Sophocle; Sophocles.; Sophocles; Sophocles.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Josh Beer
ISBN: 0313289468 9780313289460
OCLC Number: 52948907
Description: xvii, 190 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Tragedy, Athens, and the Greek Cultural Mosaic 1 --
2. Sophocles: Dramatic Beginnings 19 --
3. Sophocles' Theatre 31 --
4. Ajax 49 --
5. Antigone 67 --
6. Trachiniae 81 --
7. Oedipus Rex 97 --
8. Electra 115 --
9. Philoctetes 135 --
10. Oedipus at Colonus 153.
Series Title: Contributions in drama and theatre studies, no. 105.; Contributions in drama and theatre studies., Lives of the theatre.
Responsibility: Josh Beer.
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