By Joan Josep Mussarra Roca
In this paintings we contend that this type of framework may still go beyond the standard dichotomy made among a "religious" and a "non-religious" interpreting of Greek tragedy, and extra in particular of Euripidean tragedy. This dichotomy comprises in itself a cultural assumption, that's, the potential of setting up a uncomplicated contrast among a website of non secular discourse and an self sustaining, profane sphere within which the representations of gods might think a unique worth and which means. there's not anything within the discursive constructions of Classical Greece that permits us to posit whatever of the type. the weather that seem to us as wondering the conventional representations of gods in Greek tragedy could be noticeable from this perspective.
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Gods in Euripides (DRAMA - Studien zum antiken Drama und seiner Rezeption Book 17) by Joan Josep Mussarra Roca