Medea (Plays for Performance) (Paperback)

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By Euripides, Nicholas Rudall (Translator)
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Medea, whose magical powers helped Jason and the Argonauts take the Golden Fleece, remains one the strongest female characters ever to appear on stage. In the play she kills her own children-a desperate and powerful act. Nicholas Rudall's deft translation for contemporary audiences provides new insight into this classic story.

About the Author


The Plays for Performance series is edited by Nicholas Rudall, former artistic director of the Court Theatre at the University of Chicago where he is professor of classics, and Bernard Sahlins, founder and director of the Second City. They both live in Chicago, Illinois.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781566633215
ISBN-10: 1566633214
Publisher: Ivan R. Dee Publisher
Publication Date: August 29th, 2000
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Plays for Performance