Kirk Ormand's A Companion to Sophocles (Blackwell Companions to the PDF

By Kirk Ormand

ISBN-10: 1119025532

ISBN-13: 9781119025535

ISBN-10: 1405187263

ISBN-13: 9781405187268

A spouse to Sophocles provides the 1st entire selection of essays in many years to handle all facets of the lifestyles, works, and demanding reception of Sophocles.

  • First selection of its type to supply introductory essays to the fragments of his misplaced performs and to the remainder fragments of 1 satyr-play, the Ichneutae, as well as each one of his extant tragedies
  • Features new essays on Sophoclean drama that cross way past the present kingdom of scholarship on Sophocles
  • Presents readings that historicize Sophocles in terms of the social, cultural, and highbrow international of 5th century Athens
  • Seeks to put later interpretations and diversifications of Sophocles of their ancient context
  • Includes essays devoted to problems with gender and sexuality; major moments within the background of analyzing Sophocles; and reception of Sophocles through either old and smooth playwrights

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