[KINDLE] ❦ Three Plays of Euripides ➚ Euripides – Valtrex-4.us

Three Plays of Euripides Here Are Three Of Euripides Finest Tragedies Offered In Vivid, Modern Translations.

[KINDLE] ❦ Three Plays of Euripides  ➚ Euripides – Valtrex-4.us
  • Paperback
  • 144 pages
  • Three Plays of Euripides
  • Euripides
  • English
  • 02 October 2018
  • 0393093123

    10 thoughts on “[KINDLE] ❦ Three Plays of Euripides ➚ Euripides – Valtrex-4.us


  1. says:

    Besides, you are a born woman feeble when it comes to the sublime,marvelously inventive over crime.Oh Medea, you emerge as the force in this tumultuous collection and such a distinction is not lost on the gore spattered pages where it take an epic hero to return a lost love from the dead to a shitbag husband Alcestis and then later a hallucination to inspire an incestual dismemberment Bacchae My reading of Medea is anchored by her being foreign born, a stranger whose displacement is opened Besides, you are a born woman feeble when it comes to the sublime,marvelously inventive over crime.Oh Medea, you emerge as the force in this tumultuous collection and such a distinction is not lost on the gore spattered pages where it take an epic hero to return a lost love from the dead to a shitbag husband Alcestis and then later a hallucination to inspire an incestual dismemberment Bacchae My reading of Medea is an...


  2. says:

    THE BACCHAEI bought this trio of plays mainly for The Bacchae , as Donna Tartt hinted this was an influence for her book The Secret History a story of classical Greek students who attempt to recreate some ancient rites in the Vermont woods I began the story expecting scenes of wild revelry in the mountains I had assumed that Dionysus represented laid back festivity and if he had a flaw it was debauchery to excess But it turns out he also has a jealous side as vengeful as any Old Testament d THE BACCHAEI bought this trio of plays mainly for The Bacchae , as Donna Tartt hinted this was an influence for her book The Secret History a story of classical Greek students who attempt to recreat...


  3. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Of all the collections of Greek plays I ve read so far, this one was probably my least favorite I really liked Alcestis, Medea was alright, and I disliked The Bacchae These felt a lot darker than Sophocles or Aeschylus the vivid imagery and gore involved probably attributed to that Medea and Agave both go on something of a murderous rampage and it is just horrific I think it was difficult to be sympathetic to these characters, too, due to the emotionless...


  4. says:

    Having read The Bacchae for a class and enjoyed it greatly, I took the time to read the other two stories and was not dissapointed in the least Euripides presents us with three very fascinating tales, all tragic in their own ways I can t help but question the theory that frames tragedy as Greeklike tragedy of necessity It is is shame it had to happen, but it in fact had to happen this way vs the Christian tragedy of opportunity It is a shame it had to happen, because it truly could Having read The Bacchae for a class and enjoyed it greatly, I took the time to read the other two stories and was not dissapointed in the least Euripides presents us with three very fascinating tales, all tragic in their own ways I can t help...


  5. says:

    A review from my old blogThis is my first time reading any of the classic Greek plays I have to say that I was not disappointed I have read the Iliad and the Odyssey before and appreciated the great writing evident within but the gore really turned me off.The plays by Euripides are free from gore but not from classical mythology and the great writing The pathos of the husband in the first play I forget the names losing his...


  6. says:

    Though I d read Medea and Bacchae before, this was my first leap into Euripides lesser known Alcestis Loved all three Compared to his competitors Sophocles and, to a lesser extent, the aged scratch that, DEAD Aeschuylus , Euripedes seems muchcasual Rather than leaning his weight on the Choruses exhaustive declamations ahem Aeschulyus or crafting interrogative stagey dialogue among his characters to share the plot, the playwright seems to enjoy the process of allowing Though I d read Medea and Bacchae before, this was my first leap into Euripides lesser known Alcestis Loved all three Compared to his competitors Sophocles and, to a lesser extent, the aged scratch that, DEAD Aeschuylus , Euripedes seems muchcasual...


  7. says:

    I read The Bacchae years ago, when I was in college I always liked Euripides progressive attitude towards women When so many contemporaries wrote disdaining things about women, he took a muchequal view I enjoyed reading th...


  8. says:

    Only having read The Bachae, I don t know if I would read the other two Of course, Euripides is one of thewild and crazy mythological writers, but I found some of the reading to beof a chore than an entertaining experience Perhaps it...


  9. says:

    My comments address THE BACCHAE.I have no idea what this play means for I do not understand the cult of Dionysus or the unbridled id released in this story Eventhan the other Greek plays I have read, this one nee...


  10. says:

    I enjoyed reading these, I wondered if I d be able to comprehend them but I believe I did well The ending on Alcestis seemed abrupt but then I spose there really wasn t much to wrap up I think it would have been pretty cool to h...

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