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The Structure and Performance of Euripides' Helen

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The Structure and Performance of Euripides' Helen - Marshall, C W
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Using Euripides' play Helen as the main point of reference, C. W. Marshall's detailed study expands our understanding of Athenian tragedy and provides new interpretations of how Euripides created meaning in performance. Marshall focuses on dramatic structure to show how assumptions held by the ancient audience shaped meaning in Helen and to demonstrate how Euripides' play draws extensively on the satyr play Proteus, which was part of Aeschylus' Oresteia. Structure is presented not as a theoretical abstraction, but as a ...

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The Structure and Performance of Euripides' Helen 2017, Cambridge University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781107423329

Trade paperback

The Structure and Performance of Euripides' Helen 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107073753

Hardcover