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Private lives, public deaths : Antigone and the invention of individuality

Author: Jonathan Strauss
Publisher: New York : Fordham Univ. Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Private Lives, Public Deaths draws on classical studies, Hegel, and modern philosophical analyses to describe how Sophocle's tragedy Antigone expresses a key concern of ancient Greek culture: the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Sophocles.; Sophocles / Antigone.; Sophocles
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Strauss
ISBN: 9780823251322 0823251322 9780823251339 0823251330
OCLC Number: 864549522
Notes: Tragedy, the city, and its dead -- Two orders of individuality -- The citizen -- Loss embodied -- States of exclusion -- Inventing life -- Mourning, longing, loving -- Exit tragedy -- Appendixes: A. Summary of Sophocles's Labdacid cycle ; B. Timeline of relevant events in ancient Greece.
Description: XI, 216 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Tragedy, the city, and its dead --
Two orders of individuality --
The citizen --
Loss embodied --
States of exclusion --
Inventing life --
Mourning, longing, loving --
Exit tragedy --
Appendixes: A. Summary of Sophocles's Labdacid cycle ; B. Timeline of relevant events in ancient Greece.
Responsibility: Jonathan Strauss.

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