Andromache Hecuba Trojan Women

Author: Euripides
Editor: Hackett Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9781603847353
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Diane Arnson Svarlien's translation of Euripides' Andromache , Hecuba , and Trojan Women exhibits the same scholarly and poetic standards that have won praise for her Alcestis , Medea , Hippolytus . Ruth Scodel's Introduction examines the cultural and political context in which Euripides wrote, and provides analysis of the themes, structure, and characters of the plays included. Her notes offer expert guidance to readers encountering these works for the first time.
Andromache, Hecuba, Trojan Women
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company Incorporated

Diane Arnson Svarlien's translation of Euripides' Andromache , Hecuba , and Trojan Women exhibits the same scholarly and poetic standards that have won praise for her Alcestis , Medea , Hippolytus . Ruth Scodel's Introduction examines the cultural and political context in which Euripides wrote, and provides analysis of the
Hecuba
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This is the final in a series of three volumes of a new prose translation of Euripides' most popular plays. In the three great war plays contained in this volume Euripides subjects the sufferings of Troy's survivors to a harrowing examination. The horrific brutality which both women and children undergo
Andromache, Hecuba, Trojan Women
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing

Diane Arnson Svarlien's translation of Euripides' Andromache, Hecuba, and Trojan Women exhibits the same scholarly and poetic standards that have won praise for her Alcestis, Medea, Hippolytus. Ruth Scodel's Introduction examines the cultural and political context in which Euripides wrote, and provides analysis of the themes, structure, and characters of
Trojan Women
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Among surviving Greek tragedies only Euripides' Trojan Women shows us the extinction of a whole city, an entire people. Despite its grim theme, or more likely because of the centrality of that theme to the deepest fears of our own age, this is one of the relatively few Greek tragedies
Hecuba
Language: en
Pages: 50
Authors: Euripides, Tony Harrison
Categories: Hecuba (Legendary character)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher:

The first great war between the east and west is over. Hecuba, once queen of Troy, is widowed and enslaved by the conquering Greeks. When her captors demand that her daughter be sacrificed in honour of the great warrior Achilles, and she finds her only surviving son murdered, her mourning