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Published: 28 November 2013

392 Pages | 18 in-text illustrations


ISBN: 9780199678921

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Ancient Greek Women in Film

Edited by Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos

Classical Presences

  • This is the first book to examine cinematic representations of women from the realms of ancient Greek myth and history
  • Examines films from a variety of countries, genres, and historical periods
  • Includes thirteen articles from international contributors
  • Female figures discussed include Helen, Medea, Penelope, Clytemnestra, Iphigenia, Iole, Dianeira, Io, Gorgo, Olympias, and Cleopatra