Euripides: "Iphigenia at Aulis"

Pantelis Michelakis

Anno: 2006
Rilegatura: Paperback / softback
Pagine: 144 p.
Testo in English
Dimensioni: 216 x 135 mm
  • EAN: 9780715629949
pagabile con 18App pagabile con Carta del Docente

Articolo acquistabile con 18App e Carta del Docente

Approfitta delle promozioni attive su questo prodotto:

€ 18,64

€ 21,93

Risparmi € 3,29 (15%)

Venduto e spedito da IBS

19 punti Premium

Disponibile in 4/5 settimane

Quantità:
Descrizione
"Iphigenia at Aulis" dramatises the myth of Iphigenia, the young virgin sacrificed by her father Agamemnon at the start of the expedition against Troy. The ongoing debates around Iphigenia's voluntary sacrifice, the corruption of the play's moral universe, and the corruption of its text make "Iphigenia at Aulis" one of Euripides' most intriguing and challenging plays. This Companion provides a summary of the plot, discusses the characters and main themes of the play, examines its mythological background, and explores the cultural, political, institutional, and theatrical contexts within which it was originally composed and performed. It also maps the changing fortunes and meanings of the play and outlines the history of its interpretations on page, stage, and screen.