Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “MEDEA” as Want to Read:
MEDEA
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

MEDEA

by
4.83  ·  Rating details ·  6 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Through a mix of sound-poems, dance, and traditional scenes, Catherine Theis attempts to jostle Medea from her traditional, male-defined narrative in this modern retelling set in the mountains of Montana. A 2015 Leslie Scalapino Award for Innovative Women Performance Writers finalist, MEDEA features a Chorus of Flames, choreography for The Milky Way, and a collection of pa ...more
Paperback, 109 pages
Published February 8th 2017 by Plays Inverse Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about MEDEA, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about MEDEA

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-12
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Aran
Sep 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: poetry
Weird. Into it.
Tyler Crumrine
Feb 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites, plays
I've been an unabashed fan of the Leslie Scalapino Award for Innovative Women Performance Writers for a while now, and each year I excitedly look up the finalists' work. I was absolutely thrilled when a name I recognized from the list ordered a play from Plays Inverse, and even more excited when she submitted her book to us for consideration.

Catherine Theis' MEDEA isn't like other Greek adaptations. She doesn't simplify the Medea myth for modern audiences... she transforms it. The breadcrumbs of
...more
Diana Arterian
rated it it was amazing
Feb 07, 2018
Lauren
rated it it was amazing
Mar 03, 2017
Leah Bailly
rated it it was amazing
Feb 23, 2017
Caroline
rated it it was amazing
Apr 30, 2017
Catherine Theis
Jan 10, 2017 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Zoe Tuck
marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2017
James Joseph Brown
marked it as to-read
May 16, 2017
Colleen Hetherington
marked it as to-read
May 17, 2017
Raakhi Odedra
marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2017
Shydiah Akintoye
marked it as to-read
Oct 29, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »