An Oresteia

An Oresteia

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A Bold, Iconoclastic New Look at One of the Great Works of Greek Tragedy

In this innovative rendition of The Oresteia, the poet, translator, and essayist Anne Carson combines three different visions--Aischylos' Agamemnon, Sophokles' Elektra, and Euripides' Orestes--giving birth to a wholly new experience of the classic Greek triumvirate of vengeance. After the murder of her daughter Iphegenia by her husband Agamemnon, Klytaimestra exacts a mother's revenge, murdering… (more)

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Publisher: Faber & Faber (March 31, 2009)

Collection: Faber & Faber

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English