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The Burial at Thebes: Sophocles’ Antigone



Seamus Heaney’s new verse translation of Sophocles’ great tragedy, Antigone.New

The Burial At Thebes

ISBN 10 : 9781466855489
ISBN 13 : 1466855487

Sophocles' play, first staged in the fifth century B.C., stands as a timely exploration of the conflict between those who affirm the individual's human rights and those who must pr..


Between Two Worlds

ISBN 10 : OCLC:747430430
ISBN 13 :

The costume design for the University of Central Florida Conservatory Theatre's production of Seamus Heaney's The Burial at Thebes: A Version of Sophocles' Antigone took an ancient..


Antigone

ISBN 10 : 9781585106042
ISBN 13 : 1585106046

This is an English translation of Sophocles’ tragedy of Antigone and her fate when she decides to bury her dead brother Polyneices. Focus Classical Library provides close transla..


How To Stage Greek Tragedy Today

ISBN 10 : 9780226301273
ISBN 13 : 0226301273

"[E]xplains how Aeschylus, Euripides, and Sophocles conceived their works in performance and then summarizes everything we know about how their tragedies were actually staged.... [..


Bridging Cultures

ISBN 10 : 9783838263526
ISBN 13 : 3838263529

With the rapidly developing globalization of various sectors of modern life, individuals, organizations, and nations are becoming increasingly aware of the ways in which cultural d..


Shades Of Authority

ISBN 10 : 9781846311178
ISBN 13 : 1846311179

What is the relationship between poetry and power? Should poetry be considered a mode of authority or an impotent medium? And why is it that the modern poets most commonly regarded..


Sophocles Antigone

ISBN 10 : 9781472512147
ISBN 13 : 1472512146

Antigone is Sophocles' masterpiece, a seminal influence on a wide range of theatrical, literary, and intellectual traditions. This volume sets the play in the contexts of its mythi..


Antigone On The Contemporary World Stage

ISBN 10 : 9780199586196
ISBN 13 : 0199586195

Sophocles' Antigone has been staged all over the world, and many of these productions have reconceived and remade the play to address local issues and concerns. This collection of ..


Translating Classical Plays

ISBN 10 : 9781317300403
ISBN 13 : 1317300408

Translating Classical Plays is a selection of edited papers by J. Michael Walton published and delivered between 1997 and 2014. Of the four sections, each with a new introduction, ..


The Complete Sophocles Volume I The Theban Plays

ISBN 10 : 9780199745524
ISBN 13 : 0199745528

Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can best re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek..


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