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The Civic Spectacle: Essays on Drama and Community
In this exploration of four plays by Aeschylus, Euripides, Machiavelli and Shakespeare, Mera Flaumenhaft argues that, by revising well-known myths or histories, each playwright reshapes the community for which he writes. Emphasizing the context in which the plays have been read and performed, she examines the moral and political effects of each drama and its production, fr ...more
Paperback, 120 pages
Published August 23rd 1994 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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