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Completed on 2015-07-07

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19 Plays of EURIPIDES: Bacchae, Electra, Medea, Orestes, Herakles, Iphigenia, ...


Based on the publicly available translations by Ian Johnston and George Theodoridis

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Table of Contents

  • An Introductory Note to Euripides’ Bacchae
    • Introduction
    • Some Obvious Initial Points
    • The Bacchae as a Punishment for Impiety
    • The Bacchae as an Indictment of Dionysian Religion
    • The Bacchae as a Choice of Nightmares
    • A Note on the Historical Context
    • The Mythological Framework: Some Comments
  • Brief Note on the Mythological Background to Euripides’ Medea
  • A Note on the Mythological Background to ‘the House of Atreus’
    • Family Tree (Simplified)
    • Some Comments
  • Bacchae
  • Medea
  • Electra
  • Orestes
  • Helen
  • Iphigenia in Aulis
  • Iphigenia in Tauris
  • Hekabe (Hecuba)
  • Andromache
  • Trojan Women
  • Herakles
  • Herakleidae
  • Hippolytus
  • Cyclops
  • Ion
  • Rhesus
  • Alcestis
  • Phoenician Women
  • Suppliant Women

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