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The Resource Euripides and the poetics of sorrow : art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba, Charles Segal, (electronic book)

Euripides and the poetics of sorrow : art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba, Charles Segal, (electronic book)

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Euripides and the poetics of sorrow : art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba
Title
Euripides and the poetics of sorrow
Title remainder
art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba
Statement of responsibility
Charles Segal
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
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1936-2002
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Segal, Charles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3978
LC item number
.S5 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Hippolytus (Greek mythology) in literature
  • Hecuba (Legendary character) in literature
  • Alcestis (Greek mythology) in literature
  • Trojan War
  • Sex role in literature
  • Grief in literature
  • Tragedy
  • Euripides
  • Hippolytus
  • Hecuba
  • Alcestis
  • Euripides
  • Euripides
  • Euripides
  • Euripide
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Euripides and the poetics of sorrow : art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba, Charles Segal, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-301) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Euripides' Muse of Sorrows and the Artifice of Tragic Pleasure -- Alcestis: Cold Delight: Art, Death, and Transgression of Genre. Female Death and Male Tears. Admetus' Divided House: Spatial Dichotomies and Gender Roles -- Hippolytus: Language, Signs, and Gender. Theater, Ritual, and Commemoration. Confusion and Concealment: Vision, Hope, and Tragic Knowledge -- Hecuba: Golden Armor and Servile Robes: Heroism and Metamorphosis. Violence and the Other: Greek, Female, and Barbarian Law and Universals. The Problem of the Gods -- Conclusion: Euripides' Songs of Sorrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 317 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822381792
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Euripides and the poetics of sorrow : art, gender, and commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba, Charles Segal, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-301) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Euripides' Muse of Sorrows and the Artifice of Tragic Pleasure -- Alcestis: Cold Delight: Art, Death, and Transgression of Genre. Female Death and Male Tears. Admetus' Divided House: Spatial Dichotomies and Gender Roles -- Hippolytus: Language, Signs, and Gender. Theater, Ritual, and Commemoration. Confusion and Concealment: Vision, Hope, and Tragic Knowledge -- Hecuba: Golden Armor and Servile Robes: Heroism and Metamorphosis. Violence and the Other: Greek, Female, and Barbarian Law and Universals. The Problem of the Gods -- Conclusion: Euripides' Songs of Sorrow
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 317 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822381792
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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