TITLE

CHAPTER V: RACINE'S PHÈDRE AND THE TRIUMPH OF LIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
ENGSTROM, ALFRED GARVIN
PUB. DATE
January 1975
SOURCE
Darkness & Light: Lectures on Baudelaire, Flaubert, Nerval, Huys;1975, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 5 of the book "Darkness and Light: Lectures on Baudelaire Flaubert, Nerval, Huysmans, Racine, and Time and its Images in Literature" is presented. It discusses author Jean Racine and his tragedy novel "Phèdre." It investigates the influences of several important neo-Classic principles that feature the important differences in the style of Racine and William Shakespeare, who were considered as the best writers of tragedy since the Greeks.
ACCESSION #
46739433

 

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