Tragedy by Sarah Dewar-watsonTragedy by Sarah Dewar-watson


bySarah Dewar-watson

Paperback | June 10, 2014

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This Guide offers a comprehensive introduction to the key criticism on the genre of Tragedy, ranging from Aristotle to distinguished scholars of today. The Guide presents the work of canonical theorists and lesser-known influential critics, bringing together a strong sense of the critical tradition and an awareness of current scholarly trends.
Sarah Dewar-Watson is Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Sheffield, UK, and is a Research Associate at the Archive for the Performance of Greek and Roman Drama at the University of Oxford, UK.
Title:TragedyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.39 inPublished:June 10, 2014Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023039258X

ISBN - 13:9780230392588

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- 1. The Gods.- 2. The Chorus.- 3. The Tragic Hero.- 4. Tragic Women.- 5. Tragic Dualities.- 6. Tragic Pleasure.- 7. Tragedy and Form.- 8. Modern Tragedy.- 9. Postcolonial and Multiethnic Tragedy.- Conclusion.- Notes.- Bibliography.- Index.