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Title Theater outside Athens [electronic resource] : drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy / edited by Kathryn Bosher.
Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-455) and indexes.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction -- Tyrants, Texts, and Theater in Early Sicily. Early Greek settlement in the West: the limits of colonialism / Jonathan Hall -- A prolegomenon to performance in the West / Kathryn Morgan -- Challenging authority: Epicharmus between epic and rhetoric / Andreas Willi -- On Epicharmus' literary and philosophic background / Lucia Rodriguez-Noriega Guille;n -- Hieron's Aeschylus / Kathryn Bosher -- Aeschylus' Aetnaeae and the identity of Xouthus: poetic appropriation of Sicily from Stesichorus to Euripides / David Smith -- A Theseus outside Athens: Dionysius I of Syracuse and tragic self-presentation / Anne Duncan -- Dionysius I and Sicilian theatrical traditions in Plato's Republic: representing continuities between democracy and tyranny / S. Sara Monoson -- Stone Theaters, Wooden Stages, and Western Performance Traditions. Between performance and identity: the social and cultural context of theaters in late Classical and Hellenistic Sicily / Clemente Marconi -- Montagna dei Cavalli: a new Greek theater in early Hellenistic Sicily / Stefano Vassallo -- How was Athenian drama played in the Greek West? / Oliver Taplin -- Myth and tragedy: images on vases and oral transmission between Central and Northern Apulia in the second half of the fourth century BC / Luigi Todisco -- Whose line is it anyway? 'Phlyax' comedy repossessed / Chris Dearden -- Comic vases in south Italy: continuity and innovation in the development of a figurative language / J. R. Green -- The grave's a fine and funny place: chthonic rituals and comic theater in the Greek West / Bonnie MacLachlan -- Hellenistic Reflections. In pursuit of Sophron: Doric mime and Attic comedy in Herodas' Mimiambi / David Kutzko -- 'Nor when a man goes to Dionysus' holy contests' (Theoc. 17.112): outlines of theatrical performance in Theocritus / Benjamin Acosta-Hughes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Theater -- Italy -- Sicily -- History -- To 500.
Theater -- Italy -- Magna Graecia -- History -- To 500.
Greek Theater (Syracuse, Italy)
Greek drama -- History and criticism.
Added Author Bosher, Kathryn, 1974-
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780521761789 0521761786 (DLC) 2012002687
ISBN 1139516485 (electronic bk.)
9781139516488 (electronic bk.)
9780521761789 (hardback)
0521761786 (hardback)
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