Electra and Other Plays

Aeschylus and Euripides also dramatized this story, but the objectivity and humanity of Sophocles’ version provides a new perspective.

Electra and Other Plays

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Electra and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Sophocles
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-24 - Publisher: ePenguin

Sophocles’ innovative plays transformed Greek myths into dramas featuring complex human characters, through which he explored profound moral issues. Electra portrays the grief of a young woman for her father Agamemnon, who has been killed by her mother’s lover. Aeschylus and Euripides also dramatized this story, but the objectivity and
Electra and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Sophocles, David Raeburn, Pat Easterling
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-24 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Sophocles’ innovative plays transformed Greek myths into dramas featuring complex human characters, through which he explored profound moral issues. Electra portrays the grief of a young woman for her father Agamemnon, who has been killed by her mother’s lover. Aeschylus and Euripides also dramatized this story, but the objectivity and
Electra and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Penguin

Provides translations of five Greek dramas by Euripides.
The Complete Sophocles
Language: en
Pages: 430
Authors: Sophocles
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Herbert Golder also served as General Editor. --Book Jacket.
Electra
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Sophocles
Categories: Electra (Greek mythology)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1954 - Publisher:

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