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The Resource The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond : from ritual to drama, edited by Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller

The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond : from ritual to drama, edited by Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller

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The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond : from ritual to drama
Title
The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond
Title remainder
from ritual to drama
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Csapo, Eric
  • Miller, Margaret Christina.
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  • Classical drama
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Civilization, ancient
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The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond : from ritual to drama, edited by Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-431) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • General introduction/
  • Eric Csapo
  • Margaret C. Miller
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Komasts and predramatic ritual
  • 2.
  • Introduction/
  • Thomas H. Carpenter
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • corpus of Komast vases : from identity to exegesis/
  • Tyler Jo Smith
  • p. 48
  • 4.
  • Komasts, mythic imaginary, and ritual/
  • Cornelia Isler-Kerenyi
  • p. 77
  • 5.
  • Let's hear it for the fat man : padded dancers and the prehistory of drama/
  • J. Richard Green
  • p. 96
  • 6.
  • Discussion/
  • Thomas H. Carpenter
  • p. 108
  • Pt. II.
  • Emergence of drama
  • 7.
  • Introduction and discussion/
  • Gregory Nagy
  • p. 121
  • 8.
  • From hymn to tragedy : Aristotle's genealogy of poetic kinds/
  • David Depew
  • p. 126
  • 9.
  • Myths of ritual in Athenian vase-paintings of Silens/
  • Guy Hedreen
  • p. 150
  • 10.
  • From ritual to narrative/
  • Matthias Steinhart
  • p. 196
  • 11.
  • "And now all the world shall dance!" (Eur. Bacch. 114) : Dionysus' Choroi between drama and ritual/
  • Barbara Kowalzig
  • p. 221
  • Pt. III.
  • Comparing other cultures
  • 12.
  • Introduction/
  • Kimberley C. Patton
  • p. 255
  • 13.
  • Ritual drama in ancient Egypt/
  • Ronald J. Leprohon
  • p. 259
  • 14.
  • Ritual and performance, dance and drama in ancient Japan/
  • Gunter Zobel
  • p. 293
  • 15.
  • Representation in European devotional rituals : the question of the origin of medieval drama in medieval liturgy/
  • Nils Holger Petersen
  • p. 329
  • 16.
  • Discussion/
  • Kimberley C. Patton
  • p. 361
  • Pt. IV.
  • From ritual to drama
  • 17.
  • From ritual to drama : a concluding statement/
  • Richard Seaford
  • p. 379
Control code
05b30219279
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 440 p.
Isbn
9780521836821
Lccn
2006022401
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond : from ritual to drama, edited by Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-431) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • General introduction/
  • Eric Csapo
  • Margaret C. Miller
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Komasts and predramatic ritual
  • 2.
  • Introduction/
  • Thomas H. Carpenter
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • corpus of Komast vases : from identity to exegesis/
  • Tyler Jo Smith
  • p. 48
  • 4.
  • Komasts, mythic imaginary, and ritual/
  • Cornelia Isler-Kerenyi
  • p. 77
  • 5.
  • Let's hear it for the fat man : padded dancers and the prehistory of drama/
  • J. Richard Green
  • p. 96
  • 6.
  • Discussion/
  • Thomas H. Carpenter
  • p. 108
  • Pt. II.
  • Emergence of drama
  • 7.
  • Introduction and discussion/
  • Gregory Nagy
  • p. 121
  • 8.
  • From hymn to tragedy : Aristotle's genealogy of poetic kinds/
  • David Depew
  • p. 126
  • 9.
  • Myths of ritual in Athenian vase-paintings of Silens/
  • Guy Hedreen
  • p. 150
  • 10.
  • From ritual to narrative/
  • Matthias Steinhart
  • p. 196
  • 11.
  • "And now all the world shall dance!" (Eur. Bacch. 114) : Dionysus' Choroi between drama and ritual/
  • Barbara Kowalzig
  • p. 221
  • Pt. III.
  • Comparing other cultures
  • 12.
  • Introduction/
  • Kimberley C. Patton
  • p. 255
  • 13.
  • Ritual drama in ancient Egypt/
  • Ronald J. Leprohon
  • p. 259
  • 14.
  • Ritual and performance, dance and drama in ancient Japan/
  • Gunter Zobel
  • p. 293
  • 15.
  • Representation in European devotional rituals : the question of the origin of medieval drama in medieval liturgy/
  • Nils Holger Petersen
  • p. 329
  • 16.
  • Discussion/
  • Kimberley C. Patton
  • p. 361
  • Pt. IV.
  • From ritual to drama
  • 17.
  • From ritual to drama : a concluding statement/
  • Richard Seaford
  • p. 379
Control code
05b30219279
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 440 p.
Isbn
9780521836821
Lccn
2006022401
Other physical details
ill.

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