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Greek Theater in Ancient Sicily - Bosher, Kathryn G, and Hall, Edith (Editor), and Marconi, Clemente (Editor)
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Studies of ancient theater have traditionally taken Athens as their creative center. In this book, however, the lens is widened to examine the origins and development of ancient drama, and particularly comedy, within a Sicilian and southern Italian context. Each chapter explores a different category of theatrical evidence, from the literary (fragments of Epicharmus and cult traditions) to the artistic (phylax vases) and the archaeological (theater buildings). Kathryn G. Bosher argues that, unlike in classical Athens, the ...

Greek Theater in Ancient Sicily 2021, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781108493871