Seneca: Medea /

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Author / Creator:Slaney, Helen, 1981- author.
Imprint:London, UK ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, 2019.
©2019
Description:1 online resource ( vi, 202 pages) : color illustrations.
Language:English
Series:Companions to Greek and Roman tragedy
Companions to Greek and Roman tragedy.
Subject:Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, -- approximately 4 B.C.-65 A.D. -- Medea.
Medea, -- consort of Aegeus, King of Athens (Mythological character) -- In literature.
Medea, -- consort of Aegeus, King of Athens (Mythological character)
Medea (Seneca, Lucius Annaeus)
DRAMA -- Ancient, Classical & Medieval.
Literature.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12317915
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ISBN:9781474258630
147425862X
9781474258623
1474258638
9781474258616
1474258611
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 11, 2020).
Other form:Print version: Slaney, Helen, 1981- Seneca Medea. London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2019 9781474258616
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Seneca and Roman Drama
  • Personal Context
  • Philosophical Context
  • Political Context
  • Performance Context
  • 2. The Myth of Medea
  • Ovid's Medea
  • Epic and Lyric
  • Medea in Tragedy
  • Medea in Visual Art
  • 3. Themes
  • It's All Coming Back to Me (cuncta redeant)
  • The Angry Sea (mare provocatum)
  • Now I'm Medea (Medea nunc sum)
  • 4. Language and Style
  • Extreme Passion
  • Extreme Rhetoric
  • Studley's Medea
  • 5. Witchcraft and Stagecraft
  • The Roman Witch
  • The French Witch
  • 6. Becoming Medea
  • Reconciliations
  • Rituals
  • Landscapes
  • Further Reading Index