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Solo Dance in Archaic and Classical Greek Literature: Representing the Unruly Body

 New,Solo Dance in Archaic and Classical Greek Literature: Representing the Unruly Body

  • Author: Olsen, Sarah

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Contents

  • Introduction: Dance, Literature, and Culture
  • 1. The Fantastic Phaeacians: Virtuosity, Competition, and Dance in the Odyssey
  • 2. Io's Dance: Human Mobility and Divine Authority in Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound
  • 3. Dance at Work: Performance and Identity in Euripides' Ion
  • 4. Dance and Dissonance: The Innovative Choreography of Aristophanes' Wasps
  • 5. Staging Madwomen: Dance and Dramatic Form in Euripides and Aristophanes
  • 6. Agency, Narrative, and the Dancing Girl
  • 7. Dance History
  • Conclusion: Reading Dance with Lucian.