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Acting Like Men: Gender, Drama, and Nostalgia in Ancient Greece

Acting Like Men: Gender, Drama, and Nostalgia in Ancient Greece (Hardback)

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'Abandoning the search for ritual and autochthonous origins of Greek drama, Bassi argues for a more secular and less formalist approach to the emergence of theatrical production in ancient Greece. Taking a broad view of drama as a cultural phenomenon, Bassi looks at theatrical performance as part of what Foucault has called a discursive formation...this formation also includes the representation of...practices where they occur outside of theatrical performance in fifth-century Athens'.

Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalLiterary studies: classical, early & medievalEssays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: plays & playwrightsFilm, TV & DramaTheatrePhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesFeminism & feminist theory Publisher: The University of Michigan Press Publication Date: 31/12/1998 ISBN-13: 9780472106257  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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