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

Author: Jonathan Strauss
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here, Jonathan Strauss shows how Sophocles' tragedy 'Antigone' crystallized the political, intellectual, and aesthetic forces of an entire historical moment - fifth-century Athens - into one idea: the value of a single, living person.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: Sophocles.; Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Strauss
ISBN: 9780823252954 0823252957
OCLC Number: 967264106
Description: 1 online resource : illustration (black and white)
Responsibility: Jonathan Strauss.

Abstract:

Here, Jonathan Strauss shows how Sophocles' tragedy 'Antigone' crystallized the political, intellectual, and aesthetic forces of an entire historical moment - fifth-century Athens - into one idea: the value of a single, living person.

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