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Greek tragedies in West African adaptations

Budelmann, Felix (2004). Greek tragedies in West African adaptations. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philological Society, 50 pp. 1–28.

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This article is concerned with West-African plays (all written in the last 50 years) drawing on Greek sources. It discusses the plays both in their own contexts and from the perspective of classicists and audiences in the West.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 0068-6735
Keywords: African literatures; West Africa; Greek tragedy; reception of Greek tragedy; reception of classical literature
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 2579
Depositing User: Felix Budelmann
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:24
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