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The Resource Tragedys End : Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama

Tragedys End : Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama

Label
Tragedys End : Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama
Title
Tragedys End
Title remainder
Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Euripides is a notoriously problematic and controversial playwright whose innovations, according to Nietzsche, brought Greek tragedy to an early death. Dunn here argues that the infamous and artificial endings in Euripides deny the viewer access to a stable or authoritative reading of the play, while innovations in plot and ending opened tragedy up to a medley of comic, parodic, and narrative impulses. Part One explores the dramatic and metadramatic uses of novel closing gestures, such as aetiology, closing prophecy, exit lines of the chorus, and deus ex machina. Part Two shows how experimenta
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
882.01
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Euripides
  • Closure (Rhetoric)
  • Greek drama (Tragedy)
  • Originality (Aesthetics)
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Euripides
  • Euripides
  • DRAMA
  • Closure (Rhetoric)
  • Greek drama (Tragedy)
  • Originality (Aesthetics)
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Literatura grega (crítica e interpretação)
Label
Tragedys End : Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-244)) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 Introduction; I: Closing Gestures; 2 Curtain: The End of Performance; 3 Machine: Authorizing an End; 4 Vestige: Traces of the Past; 5 Postscript: Outside the Frame; II: The End Refigured; 6 Repetition: Hippolytus; 7 Reversal: Trojan Women; 8 Erasure: Heracles; III: The Ends of Tragedy; 9 Helen and Romance; 10 Orestes and Tragicomedy; 11 Phoenician Women and Narrative; Notes; Works Cited; Index of Euripidean Passages; A; B; C; E; H; I; M; O; P; S; T; General Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
821688735
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443558
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821688735
Label
Tragedys End : Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-244)) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 Introduction; I: Closing Gestures; 2 Curtain: The End of Performance; 3 Machine: Authorizing an End; 4 Vestige: Traces of the Past; 5 Postscript: Outside the Frame; II: The End Refigured; 6 Repetition: Hippolytus; 7 Reversal: Trojan Women; 8 Erasure: Heracles; III: The Ends of Tragedy; 9 Helen and Romance; 10 Orestes and Tragicomedy; 11 Phoenician Women and Narrative; Notes; Works Cited; Index of Euripidean Passages; A; B; C; E; H; I; M; O; P; S; T; General Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; X; Y; Z
Control code
821688735
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443558
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)821688735

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