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The Resource Medea : essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art, James J. Clauss and Sarah Iles Johnston, editors

Medea : essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art, James J. Clauss and Sarah Iles Johnston, editors

Label
Medea : essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art
Title
Medea
Title remainder
essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art
Statement of responsibility
James J. Clauss and Sarah Iles Johnston, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The figure of Medea has inspired artists in all fields throughout the centuries. This work examines the major representations of Medea in myth, art, and ancient and contemporary literature, as well as the philosophical, psychological and cultural questions these portrayals raise
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
292.2/13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL820.M37
LC item number
M43 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clauss, James Joseph
  • Johnston, Sarah Iles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Medea
  • Medea
  • Medea
Label
Medea : essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art, James J. Clauss and Sarah Iles Johnston, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-349) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Medea as muse: Pindar's Pythian 4
  • Dolores M. O'Higgins
  • Becoming Medea: assimilation in Euripides
  • Deborah Boedeker
  • Conquest of the Mephistophelian nausicaa: Medea's role in Appollonius' redefinition of the epic hero
  • James J. Clauss
  • Metamorphosis of Ovid's Medea
  • Carole E. Newlands
  • Medea, the enchantress from afar: remarks on a well-known myth
  • Fritz Graf
  • Corinthian Medea and the cult of Hera Akraia
  • Sarah Iles Johnston
  • Medea as foundation-heroine
  • Nita Krevans
  • Why did Medea kill her brother Apsyrtus?
  • Jan N. Bremmer
  • Medea among the philosophers
  • John M. Dillon
  • Serpents in the soul: a reading of Seneca's Medea
  • Martha C. Nussbaum
  • Medea at a shifting distance: images and Euripidean tragedy
  • Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood
  • Medea as politician and diva: riding the dragon into the future
  • Marianne McDonald
Control code
34691200
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 374 pages
Isbn
9780691043777
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96008537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Medea : essays on Medea in myth, literature, philosophy, and art, James J. Clauss and Sarah Iles Johnston, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-349) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Medea as muse: Pindar's Pythian 4
  • Dolores M. O'Higgins
  • Becoming Medea: assimilation in Euripides
  • Deborah Boedeker
  • Conquest of the Mephistophelian nausicaa: Medea's role in Appollonius' redefinition of the epic hero
  • James J. Clauss
  • Metamorphosis of Ovid's Medea
  • Carole E. Newlands
  • Medea, the enchantress from afar: remarks on a well-known myth
  • Fritz Graf
  • Corinthian Medea and the cult of Hera Akraia
  • Sarah Iles Johnston
  • Medea as foundation-heroine
  • Nita Krevans
  • Why did Medea kill her brother Apsyrtus?
  • Jan N. Bremmer
  • Medea among the philosophers
  • John M. Dillon
  • Serpents in the soul: a reading of Seneca's Medea
  • Martha C. Nussbaum
  • Medea at a shifting distance: images and Euripidean tragedy
  • Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood
  • Medea as politician and diva: riding the dragon into the future
  • Marianne McDonald
Control code
34691200
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 374 pages
Isbn
9780691043777
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96008537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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