Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 March 2017

224 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780199664115

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Greek Fragments in Postmodern Frames

Rewriting Tragedy 1970-2005

Eleftheria Ioannidou

Classical Presences

  • Offers the first full-length study on Greek tragedy and postmodernism
  • Contributes to the literature on classical reception and adaptation with a sharp focus on contemporary rewritings of Greek tragedy from different countries
  • Challenges established ideas about classical antiquity by offering a new critical approach to Greek tragedy from the perspective of postmodernism
  • Synthesizes discussion of a variety of different critical strands into a clear discussion of the primary material