"Brill's significant other to the Reception of Euripides" presents a complete account of the impact and appropriation of all extant Euripidean performs considering that their inception: from antiquity to modernity, throughout cultures and civilizations, from a number of views and inside of a wide diversity of human event and cultural developments, particularly literature, highbrow heritage, visible arts, track, opera and dance, degree and cinematography. A concerted paintings via a world group of experts within the box, the amount is addressed to a large and multidisciplinary readership of classical reception experiences, from specialists to non-experts. members have interaction in a vividly and energetic interactive discussion with the traditional and the fashionable which, whereas illuminating points of old drama and highlighting their ever-lasting relevance, bargains a considerate and layered advisor of the human .
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Demetriou. pages cm. — (Brill’s partners to classical reception, ISSN 2213-1426 ; quantity three) Includes index. ISBN 978-90-04-24937-0 (hardback : acid-free paper) — ISBN 978-90-04-29981-8 (e-book) 1. Euripides—Appreciation. 2. Euripides—Criticism and interpretation. three. Euripides—Influence. I. Lauriola, Rosanna, editor. II. Demetriou, Kyriakos N. , editor. PA3978. B75 2015 882’. 01—dc23 2015020975 This ebook has been typeset within the multilingual ‘Brill’ typeface. With over 5,100 characters overlaying Latin, ipa, Greek, and Cyrillic, this typeface is mainly compatible to be used within the humanities. for additional info, please see www. brill. com/brill-typeface. issn 2213-1426 isbn 978-90-04-24937-0 (hardback) isbn 978-90-04-29981-8 (e-book) Copyright 2015 through Koninklijke Brill nv, Leiden, The Netherlands. Koninklijke Brill NV comprises the imprints Brill, Brill Hes & De Graaf, Brill Nijhoff, Brill Rodopi and Hotei Publishing. All rights reserved. No a part of this ebook might be reproduced, translated, kept in a retrieval procedure, or transmitted in any shape or in any respect, digital, mechanical, photocopying, recording or differently, with out past written permission from the writer. Authorization to photocopy goods for inner or own use is granted by means of Koninklijke Brill nv only if the best charges are paid on to The Copyright Clearance heart, 222 Rosewood force, Suite 910, Danvers, ma 01923, united states. charges are topic to alter. This ebook is outlined on acid-free paper. Contents Preface and Acknowledgements ix record of Contributors xiv advent: The lifetime of Euripides 1 Elizabeth W. Scharffenberger half 1 The Tragedies of warfare and Its Aftermath: The Trojan Cycle 1 Iphigenia at Aulis 15 Mary-Kay Gamel 2 Trojan Women 44 Rosanna Lauriola 3 Hecuba 100 Eric Dugdale 4 Andromache 143 James H. Kim On Chong-Gossard 5 Helen 174 Maria de Fátima Silva half 2 Cursed Royal households: The Mycenaean and Theban Cycle 6 Electra 201 Cecelia E. Luschnig 7 Orestes 238 Cecelia E. Luschnig eight Iphigenia in Tauris 259 Sophie generators vi contents nine Phoenician Women 292 Elizabeth W. Scharffenberger 10 Suppliant Women 320 Rosanna Lauriola half three The ‘Fatal’ strength of affection 11 Alcestis 349 Hanna M. Roisman 12 Medea 377 Rosanna Lauriola 13 Hippolytus 443 Rosanna Lauriola half four wondering Gods and faith 14 Bacchant Women 507 Simon Perris 15 An Appendix 549 Ion: A Quest Karelisa V. Hartigan half five The Tragic facet of Heracles’ lifestyles 16 Heracles 561 Rosie Wyles 17 the youngsters of Heracles (Heraclidae) 584 Rosie Wyles contents half 6 past Tragedy: A Satyr Drama 18 Cyclops 607 Simone Beta Appendix: record of contemporary Adaptations 621 Index Locorum 637 Index of Subjects 654 vii Preface and Acknowledgements certainly Classical Reception stories is the newest road to make Antiquity available and suitable to trendy readers. Of the various items of Antiquity historic Greek Tragedy has maybe proved to be the main influential within the box of literature and the humanities, from visible arts to dramatic performances and cinematic types.