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The Resource Venom in verse : Aristophanes in modern Greece, Gonda A.H. Van Steen

Venom in verse : Aristophanes in modern Greece, Gonda A.H. Van Steen

Label
Venom in verse : Aristophanes in modern Greece
Title
Venom in verse
Title remainder
Aristophanes in modern Greece
Statement of responsibility
Gonda A.H. Van Steen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aristophanes has enjoyed a conspicuous revival in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Greece. Here, Gonda Van Steen provides the first critical analysis of the role of the classical Athenian playwright in modern Greek culture, explaining how the sociopolitical "venom" of Aristophanes' verses remains relevant and appealing to modern Greek audiences. Deriding or challenging well-known figures and conservative values, Aristophanes' comedies transgress authority and continue to speak to many social groups in Greece who have found in him a witty, pointed, and accessible champion from their "native" t
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Steen, Gonda Aline Hector
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton modern Greek studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristophanes
  • Aristophanes
  • Aristophane
  • Aristophane
  • Aristophanes
  • Greek drama (Comedy)
  • Greek drama (Comedy)
  • Theater
  • Comédie grecque
  • Comédie grecque
  • Théâtre
  • DRAMA
  • Art appreciation
  • Greek drama (Comedy)
  • Greek drama
  • Theater
  • Greece
  • Receptie
Label
Venom in verse : Aristophanes in modern Greece, Gonda A.H. Van Steen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-273) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poisoned gift from antiquity: Aristophanes as Paravase of Koraes' nationalist ideology -- Aristophanes in modern Greek: a demotic, satirical, and theatrical Paravase -- The Lysistrata euphoria of 1900 to 1940: sexual and antifeminist Paravase -- Koun's birds of 1959: Paravase of right-wing politics -- Framing, clowning, and cloning Aristophanes
Control code
ocm51322048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400813711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszxn
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51322048
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Venom in verse : Aristophanes in modern Greece, Gonda A.H. Van Steen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-273) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poisoned gift from antiquity: Aristophanes as Paravase of Koraes' nationalist ideology -- Aristophanes in modern Greek: a demotic, satirical, and theatrical Paravase -- The Lysistrata euphoria of 1900 to 1940: sexual and antifeminist Paravase -- Koun's birds of 1959: Paravase of right-wing politics -- Framing, clowning, and cloning Aristophanes
Control code
ocm51322048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400813711
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszxn
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51322048
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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