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A Companion to Sophocles

by Kirk Ormand (Editor)

Other authors: Richard H. Armstrong (Contributor), Mark Buchan (Contributor), Peter Burian (Contributor), Mary Jean Corbett (Contributor), Bruno Currie (Contributor)33 more, John Davidson (Contributor), Jed Deppman (Contributor), Alex Dressler (Contributor), Casey Dué (Contributor), Francis Dunn (Contributor), P.J. Finglass (Contributor), Carolin Hahnemann (Contributor), Edith Hall (Contributor), Edward M. Harris (Contributor), Bruce M. King (Contributor), John T. Kirby (Contributor), Margaret Rachel Kitzinger (Contributor), André Lardinois (Contributor), Vayos Liapis (Contributor), Michael Lurie (Contributor), C.W. Marshall (Contributor), Hallie Rebecca Marshall (Contributor), Laura McClure (Contributor), Denise Eileen McCoskey (Contributor), Robin Mitchell-Boyask (Contributor), Sheila Murnaghan (Contributor), Sarah H. Nooter (Contributor), Robin Osborne (Contributor), Cynthia Patterson (Contributor), Peter W. Rose (Contributor), Seth L. Schein (Contributor), Ruth Scodel (Contributor), Willeon Slenders (Contributor), Thomas Van Nortwick (Contributor), Gonda Van Steen (Contributor), Emily Wilson (Contributor), Paul Woodruff (Contributor), Nancy Worman (Contributor)

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A Companion to Sophocles presents the first comprehensivecollection of essays in decades to address all aspects of the life,works, and critical reception of Sophocles. First collection of its kind to provide introductory essays tothe fragments of his lost plays and to the remaining fragments ofone satyr-play, the Ichneutae, in addition to each of hisextant tragedies Features new essays on Sophoclean drama that go well beyond thecurrent state of scholarship on Sophocles Presents readings that historicize Sophocles in relation to thesocial, cultural, and intellectual world of fifth centuryAthens Seeks to place later interpretations and adaptations ofSophocles in their historical context Includes essays dedicated to issues of gender and sexuality;significant moments in the history of interpreting Sophocles; andreception of Sophocles by both ancient and modern playwrights… (more)
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A Companion to Sophocles presents the first comprehensivecollection of essays in decades to address all aspects of the life,works, and critical reception of Sophocles. First collection of its kind to provide introductory essays tothe fragments of his lost plays and to the remaining fragments ofone satyr-play, the Ichneutae, in addition to each of hisextant tragedies Features new essays on Sophoclean drama that go well beyond thecurrent state of scholarship on Sophocles Presents readings that historicize Sophocles in relation to thesocial, cultural, and intellectual world of fifth centuryAthens Seeks to place later interpretations and adaptations ofSophocles in their historical context Includes essays dedicated to issues of gender and sexuality;significant moments in the history of interpreting Sophocles; andreception of Sophocles by both ancient and modern playwrights

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