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Greeks and Romans on the Latin American Stage
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Rosa Andújar, Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-09 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The first comprehensive treatment in English of the rich and varied afterlife of classical drama across Latin America, this volume explores the myriad ways in which ancient Greek and Roman texts have been adapted, invoked and re-worked in notable modern theatrical works across North and South America and the Caribbean,
Brill’s Companion to Classics in the Early Americas
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Rosa Andújar, Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-30 - Publisher: BRILL

Brill’s Companion to Classics in the Early Americas opens a window onto classical receptions across the Hispanophone, Lusophone, Francophone and Anglophone Americas during the early modern period, examining classical reception as a phenomenon in transhemispheric perspective for the first
Transnational Perspectives on the Conquest and Colonization of Latin America
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Jenny Mander, David Midgley, Christine Beaule
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Ranging geographically from Tierra del Fuego to California and the Caribbean, and historically from early European sightings and the utopian projects of would-be colonizers to the present-day cultural politics of migrant communities and international relations, this volume presents a rich variety of case studies and scholarly perspectives on the interplay
Portrayals of Antigone in Portugal
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Jenny Mander, David Midgley, Christine Beaule
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-03 - Publisher: BRILL

Portrayals of Antigone in Portugal offers an analysis of nine 20th and 21st century Portuguese literary and cinematic versions of this Theban myth.
The Greek Trilogy of Luis Alfaro
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Luis Alfaro
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-03 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The Greek Trilogy of Luis Alfaro gathers together for the first time the three 'Greek' plays of the MacArthur Genius Award-winning Chicanx playwright and performance artist. Based respectively on Sophocles' Electra and Oedipus, and Euripides' Medea, Alfaro's Electricidad, Oedipus El Rey, and Mojada transplant ancient themes and problems into the