Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-09 - Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
From the renowned contemporary American poet C. K. Williams comes this fluent and accessible version of The Bacchae, the great tragedy by Euripides. This book includes an introduction by Martha Nussbaum.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press
'The Soul of Tragedy' brings together scholars to offer perspectives on the Greek tragedy. The collection pays homage to this genre by offering an exploration into the oldest form of dramatic expression.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
The Bacchae is the last and greatest of Euripides' plays. Its theme of the cost of resisting the gods who reside in human nature itself is still of immediate interest to audiences and readers and has inspired modern interpretations. Professor Kirk has made a translation which is both accurate and