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£47.99

Hardback

Published: 22 June 2020

312 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190090937


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Paracomedy

Appropriations of Comedy in Greek Tragedy

Craig Jendza

  • Provides the first book-length study of paracomedy, the appropriation of comedy into Greek tragedy
  • Redefines our understanding of the genre of tragedy
  • Offers incisive interpretations of individual tragedies through close literary and performance analysis
  • Utilizes a variety of interdisciplinary approaches including traditional philology, literary criticism, genre theory, and performance studies

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