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Author Winkler, John J.

Title Nothing to Do with Dionysos? Athenian Drama in Its Social Context
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (438 p.)
Contents Cover Page -- Half-title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- The Theater of the Polis -- The Ephebes' Song: Tragoidia and Polis -- Playing the Other: Theater, Theatricality, and the Feminine in Greek Drama -- The Great Dionysia and Civic Ideology -- Thebes: Theater of Self and Society in Athenian Drama -- Kreousa the Autochthon: A Study of Euripides' Ion -- An Anthropology of Euripides' Kyklops -- Why Satyrs Are Good to Represent -- Drama, Political Rhetoric, and the Discourse of Athenian Democracy
The Demos and the Comic Competition -- Drama and Community: Aristophanes and Some of His Rivals -- Making Space Speak -- The ""Interior"" Voice: On the Invention of Silent Reading -- The Idea of the Actor -- Notes on Contributors -- Index of Passages Discussed -- General Index
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Dionysus (Greek deity)
Dionysus (Greek deity)
Greek drama -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- Greece -- Athens -- History -- To 1500
Social problems in literature.
Theater -- Greece -- Athens -- History -- To 500.
Greek drama.
Intellectual life.
Literature and society.
Social conditions.
Social problems in literature.
Athens (Greece) -- In literature
Athens (Greece) -- Intellectual life.
Athens (Greece) -- Social conditions.
Greece -- Athens.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Zeitlin, Froma I.
ISBN 0691215898