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Title Dionysus since 69 : Greek tragedy at the dawn of the third millennium / edited by Edith Hall, Fiona Macintosh and Amanda Wrigley.

Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  882.0109 D623 2005    ---  Available
Description xviii, 480 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Note Originally published: 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Why Greek tragedy in the late twentieth century? / Edith Hall -- Dionysus in 69 / Froma I. Zeitlin -- Bad women : gender politics in late twentieth-century performance and revision of Greek tragedy / Helene Foley -- Heracles as Dr Strangelove and GI Joe : male heroism deconstructed / Kathleen Riley -- Sophocles' Philoctetes, Seamus Heaney's, and some other recent half-rhymes / Oliver Taplin -- Aeschylus, race, class, and war in the 1990s / Edith Hall -- Greek tragedy in cinema : theatre, politics, history / Pantelis Michelakis -- Greek drama and anti-colonialism : decolonizing classics / Lorna Hardwick -- Use of masks in modern performances of Greek drama / David Wiles -- Greek notes in Samuel Beckett's theatre art / Katharine Worth -- Greek tragedy in the opera house and concert hall of the late twentieth century / Peter Brown -- Oedipus in the East End : from Freud to Berkoff / Fiona Macintosh -- Thinking about the origins of theatre in the 1970s / Erika Fischer-Lichte -- Voices we hear / Timberlake Wertenbaker -- Details of production discussed / Amanda Wrigley.
Subject Greek drama -- Presentation, Modern.
Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.
Theater -- Production and direction.
Dionysus (Greek deity) -- Drama.
Added Author Hall, Edith, 1959-
Macintosh, Fiona, 1959-
Wrigley, Amanda.
ISBN 0199281319 (pbk.)

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