TITLE

MYTH MAKING AND UN-MAKING IN EURIPIDES'S HIPPOLYTUS, RACINE'S PHAEDRE, AND VILLAURRUTIA'S LA HIEDRA

AUTHOR(S)
Lino Costa, Jeanine Luciana
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Romance Notes;Winter2006, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author compares aspects of the story of Hippolytus, a victim of Aphrodite, as depicted in three dramas from significantly different time periods. The texts under examination are the ancient classical play "Hippolytus," by Euripides, "Phaedre," by the 17th century French playwright Jean Racine and the 1941 production "La Hiedra," by Xavier Villaurrutia.
ACCESSION #
24841285

 

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