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[EPUB] ✻ The Bacchae of Euripides ✾ C.K. Williams – American-classics.co From the renowned contemporary American poet C K Williams comes this fluent and accessible version of The Bacchae the great tragedy by EuripidesThis book includes an introduction by Martha NussbaumFrom the renowned contemporary American poet C K Williams comes t.

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eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - CK Williams was born and grew up in and around Newark New Jersey He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania where he majored in philosophy and English He has published many books of poetry including Repair which was awarded the 2000 Pulitzer Prize The Singing which won the National Book Award for 2003 and Flesh and Blood the winner of the National Book Critics Circle Prize in 1987

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  1. Yooperprof Yooperprof says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFMoral of the story don't disrespect Dionysus If you do it will be hard to pick up the pieces


  2. Paul LaFontaine Paul LaFontaine says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFThe god Dionysus goes to Thebes in human form to justify his godliness and is beset upon by the king of Thebes Pantheus In revenge Dionysis concocts a way that Pantheus goes to the mountains where a beserk band of women lead by Pantheus' own mother exact Dionysus' revenge This is reported to be the greatest tragedy of all time and it is pretty bloody and tragic As with all Greek plays the language is such that it is hard to discern what is happening But a bit of work understanding the elements before reading the play helped Still a lot of work so language sinks this do mid range for me Cautiously recommend


  3. Colin Bruce Anthes Colin Bruce Anthes says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFNot sure how I feel about the book claiming to be both The Bacchae of Euripides and a new version by CK Williams It seems to fall halfway in between Not sure how I feel about that either But I do know I'll always love and wrestle with this play


  4. Daniel Daniel says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFWhat starts as your typical Greek tragedy very uickly becomes a thorny tale about gender deviancy and consent Agave is heartbreaking It's a strange read in 2017 but ripe I think for some ueering up and complication of Dionysus as divinity


  5. Vrixton Phillips Vrixton Phillips says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDF The gods should not resemble mortals in their anger I cannot recommend this translation by C K Williams The Chorus is my absolute favorite part of any Greek play especially tragedies but Williams' decision to split up lines into triads in a kind of free verse turned a classic play into pseudo av


  6. Catherine Pate Catherine Pate says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFI've read the Bacchae before and had a fairly detached experience the first time CK Williams' translation brings a vitality and poetry to the work that the previous translation lacked I also read this with two things in mind Beloved with Sethe's Bacchic frenzy in the barn and the impending inauguration of the 2016 President elect Perhaps this play warning of the excesses of authoritarian power and the denial of moral virtue resonated forcefully as a result I highly recommend this play and especially this translation as the ancient Greek plays and epics lend such a fresh perspective on current philosophy events and musings


  7. Ami Ami says:

    eBook american classics.co ´ The Bacchae of Euripides Epub Ð The Bacchae Kindle - bacchae pdf, euripides book, The Bacchae epub, The Bacchae of Euripides PDFVery violentmight make a timely horror movie


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