By Poulheria Kyriakou

This can be the 1st significant remark onEuropides' Iphigenia in Tauris to seem in English in additional than sixty five years and does complete justice to an undeservedly missed tragedy. It sheds gentle on Euripides' interesting therapy of fantasy, which makes the play an enticing test in his occupation. The creation and observation talk about largely the play's recognized attractiveness and intrigue scenes and its attention-grabbing presentation of the connection of gods and people. The observation additionally bargains clean insights into the play's complicated depiction of Greeks and barbarians, and the position of cult in 5th century Athens.

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