Last edited by Kigasar
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | History

1 edition of Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris found in the catalog.

Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris

Edith Hall

Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris

a cultural history of Euripides" Black Sea tragedy

by Edith Hall

  • 326 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEdith Hall
SeriesOnassis series in Hellenic culture, Onassis series in Hellenic culture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA3973.I8 H35 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationpages. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25238992M
ISBN 109780195392890
LC Control Number2012008796

Description: Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris provides a rich narrative of the cultural history and influence of an oft-overlooked Euripidean tragedy.   Recommended Citation. Murnaghan, S. (). Review of: Edith Hall, Adventures With Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea s Series in Hellenic ; New York: Oxford University Press, Author: Sheila Murnaghan.

♥ Book Title: Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris ♣ Name Author: Edith Hall ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: CjwfAQAAQBAJ Download File Start Reading. Iphigenia in Tauris is one of several extant dramas about the character Iphigenia, who also appears in Homer's Iliad. As with most Greek dramas, the play would have been performed by three actors.

IPHIGENIA. Its ancient bands reluctantly my tongue Doth loose, a long-hid secret to divulge; For once imparted, it resumes no more The safe asylum of the inmost heart, But thenceforth, as the powers above decree, Doth work its ministry of weal or woe. Attend! I i. Read Online Iphigenie Auf Tauris and Download Iphigenie Auf Tauris book full in PDF formats. PDF Download. Toggle navigation. Home; Contact; DMCA Iphigenia (Greek mythology) Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris provides a rich narrative of the cultural history and influence of an oft-overlooked Euripidean tragedy.


Share this book
You might also like
Diana

Diana

motor boys on the border

motor boys on the border

The Diamond-Bearing Kokchetav Massif, Kazakhstan - Petrochemistry and Tectonic Evolution of an Unique Ultrahigh Pressure Metamorphic Terrane (Frontiers Science Series, No. 38)

The Diamond-Bearing Kokchetav Massif, Kazakhstan - Petrochemistry and Tectonic Evolution of an Unique Ultrahigh Pressure Metamorphic Terrane (Frontiers Science Series, No. 38)

best 900 numbers

best 900 numbers

Science in society.

Science in society.

Hans Hofmann, 1880-1966

Hans Hofmann, 1880-1966

Edward Vernon

Edward Vernon

The acquisition of word meanings

The acquisition of word meanings

Parker River National Wildlife refuge

Parker River National Wildlife refuge

Practical yacht navigator

Practical yacht navigator

Medicolegal forms, with legal analysis.

Medicolegal forms, with legal analysis.

Prize essay

Prize essay

Legends from fairy land

Legends from fairy land

Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris by Edith Hall Download PDF EPUB FB2

With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the sole surviving medieval manuscript in the s.

The book argues that the reception of the play is bound up with its spectacular setting on the southern coast of the Crimean peninsula Cited by: 5. With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the /5(3).

With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the sole surviving medieval manuscript in the s.

The book argues that the reception of the play is bound up with its spectacular setting on the southern coast of the Crimean peninsula Pages: Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy Edith Hall Onassis Series in Hellenic Culture.

First full-length book about Euripides' "Iphigenia in Tauris" Discusses previously untranslated texts by important world authors. With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the sole surviving medieval manuscript in Pages:   With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the sole surviving medieval manuscript in the s.

The book /5(3). With Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris, Edith Hall provides a much-needed cultural history of this play, giving as much weight to the impact of the play on subsequent Greek and Roman art and literature as on its manifestations since the discovery of the sole surviving medieval manuscript in the s.

It dramatises the escape of the Greek siblings Iphigenia and Orestes, with Orestes' friend Pylades, from the barbarian community of the Taurians on the north coast of the Black Sea, bringing with them an ancient statue of Artemis.

The book explores the extent and. Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris. A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy. Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy by Edith Hall Human sacrifice, a spirited heroine, a quest ending in a hairsbreadth escape, the touching reunion of long-lost siblings, and exquisite poetry-these features have historically made Euripides' Iphigenia in Tauris one of the most influential of Greek : Her book Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy is a detailed history of the impact of an often neglected tragedy by Euripides, covering its presence in vase-painting, Aristotle, Latin poetry, Pompeian murals, Roman imperial sarcophagi and literature including the ancient novel and Lucianic dialogue.

Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris provides a rich narrative of the cultural history and influence of an oft-overlooked Euripidean tragedy Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Edith Hall argues that Euripides’ Iphigenia in Tauris (IT) is ‘one of the most culturally influential of all ancient Greek texts’ ().

She devotes almost half the book to the play’s reception in antiquity, showing how ‘studies that focus primarily on the post-Renaissance reception of an individual Greek tragedy too often ignore the Author: Michael Lloyd.

Iphigeneia in Tauris by Euripides, translated by Richmond Lattimore with editor’s foreward by William Arrowsmith first performed: circa ~ bce translation format: 90 page hardcover acquired: borrowed from library read: July 16 rating: 4 stars The library said that because of a hold it was due in only two weeks, instead of the usual six.

So, I decided to read it right away/5. It's just to explain why, if you're writing a book about understanding this play, you shouldn't start by understanding what it's called.

So you really shouldn't call your book "Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris" as if it were "Adventures with Iphigenia in Disneyland"/5. Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy Article (PDF Available) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A cultural history of Euripides' Black Sea trilogy. Contributors. Contributor Edith Hall: Date: Format: Book. Bibliographic reference: OUP, ISBN/ISSN: APGRD item: Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A cultural history of Euripides' Black Sea trilogy.

Adventures with Iphigenia in. Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: a cultural history of Euripides' Black Sea tragedy. [Edith Hall] -- "The thirteen chapters illustrate how reactions to the play have evolved from the ancient admiration of Aristotle and Ovid, the Christian responses of Milton and Catherine the Great, the Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

The Return of Ulysses, which is arranged by themes and covers a vast terrain, is a dazzling tribute to the epic’s protean influence and a wonderful starting point for further investigations; Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris is organized chronologically and presents a more detailed and pointed narrative that traces a single play’s fortunes over time in relation to its more focused concerns.

Book Review | January 01 Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy. Hall, Edith, Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea : Rebecca Bushnell. Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides’ Black Sea Tragedy.

Human sacrifice, a spirited heroine, a quest ending in a hairsbreadth escape, the touching reunion of long-lost siblings and exquisite poetry – these features have historically made Euripides’ ‘Iphigenia in Tauris’ one of the most influential of Greek tragedies.The play helped make sense of the cult of Artemis and her bloody sacrifices not only as practised by the Euripides' contemporary Athenians at Brauron, Halai Araphenides and on the Acropolis but by Greeks wherever they took their goddess of wild animals, marshlands, hunting, healing, initiation and the biological aspects of women's lives—menarche, childbirth and death.

The Tauric Iphigenia. Iphigenia in Tauris - audiobook EURIPIDES ( BC - BC), translated by Theodore Alois BUCKLEY ( - ) Orestes, coming into Tauri in Scythia, in .