The Resource The choruses of Sophokles' Antigone and Philoktetes : a dance of words, by Margaret Rachel Kitzinger

The choruses of Sophokles' Antigone and Philoktetes : a dance of words, by Margaret Rachel Kitzinger

Label
The choruses of Sophokles' Antigone and Philoktetes : a dance of words
Title
The choruses of Sophokles' Antigone and Philoktetes
Title remainder
a dance of words
Statement of responsibility
by Margaret Rachel Kitzinger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Dance of Words" argues for a fundamental difference in the modes of expression of actor and chorus. The chorus views the action from the perspective of dancers and singers, while the actors' understanding is shaped by the responsibility they have to make things happen. While this responsibility fashions the actors' considerations of cause and effect, linear movement through time and space, and a sense of history, the chorus' sensibilities arise out of the rhythms of its song and movements. Its mode of expression is a particular way of communicating and elaborating on man's place in
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
880.09
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4413.A7
LC item number
K57 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Mnemosyne. Supplementa
Series volume
v. 292
Label
The choruses of Sophokles' Antigone and Philoktetes : a dance of words, by Margaret Rachel Kitzinger
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-142) and index
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  • net
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
Chapter One Antigone; 1. The Parodos: From March to Dance; 2. The Ordering of Ambiguity; 3. The Consequence of Action and the Sequence of the Dance; 4. Hymn to Eros: The Appeal of the Divine; 5. A Lyric Dialogue: Challenge and Response; 6. Fractured Narrative and the Song of Fate; 7. Dionysos After All; Chapter Two Philoktetes; 1. The Parodos: A Divided World; 2. The Song of Lies; 3. The Solo Song; 4. A Hymn to Healing Sleep?; 5. The Kommos: (Dis)embodied Voices; Epilogue
Control code
ocn711003865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (146 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047432869
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004165144.i-148
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34385654
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711003865
  • pebcs904743286X

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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