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Amid Our Troubles: Irish Versions of Greek Tragedy

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New essays on ancient Greek classics from Ireland's greatest living dramatists and academics

That so many Irish playwrights should return to the Greek classics can not really be a surprise. Drama in Ireland is still a means of exploring the issues of family and state; of gender, class and race; of the oppressors and the oppressed. It is political in the broad sense in which
Hardcover, 300 pages
Published June 27th 2002 by Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
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