Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 February 2016

336 Pages | 6 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198736769

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The Senecan Aesthetic

A Performance History

Helen Slaney

Classical Presences

  • Provides a broad historical overview of the reception of Seneca's plays, from the Renaissance to the present day
  • Covers both French and English reception
  • Offers readers a fresh perspective on Seneca's writings by focusing on performance
  • Employs a comparative, interdisciplinary methodology