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نویسنده: Shanon Kim
The Burial at Thebes: A Version of Sophocles' Antigone by Seamus Heaney, Sophocles
The Burial at Thebes: A Version of Sophocles' Antigone Seamus Heaney, Sophocles ebook
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Sep 24, 2012 - This year's festival features a modernized take on Sophocles' Antigone, drawing parallels to modern political happenings like the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street movements, as well as the importance of social media to those causes. Oct 12, 2011 - A twist in this version is that Créon is not certain and does not care which body is lying on the pavement, and decided it would be Polynices. Mar 26, 2013 - The Burial at Thebes: A Version of Sophocles' Antigone Seamus Heaney, Sophocles Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Kreon announces that while Eteocles will be buried properly and with honors, Polyneices, the brother who dared raise an army against Thebes and is thus a traitor, will not be buried at all. Jan 30, 2007 - Exploring current political issues through an ancient lens, The Eleventh Hour Theater Company presents a topical but tepid production of Seamus Heaney's translation of Sophocles' Antigone, entitled The Burial at Thebes. Jul 3, 2013 - Seamus Heaney brings his skill of translation to the ancient Greek tragedy, "Antigone," first written by dramatist Sophocles in the 4th century BC. Here's his problem: both Antigone, sister of both dead hotheads, openly defies Kreon and the state, burying Polyneikes and accepting a death sentence, because she insists that the natural law- the will of God- is higher than the needs of the state or society. Tragedy about a violent confrontation between a defiant young woman and an arrogant ruler, was one of the most widely adapted plays in Ireland. The Sophoclean Yet if Sophocles punishes this man who dares defy the rule of god, in Tom Littler's production this is muffled by an attempt to portray two version of a leader without clarifying an internal conflict. Nov 5, 2010 - This is an important detail because both brothers died in the fighting, and into the power vacuum stepped Kreon (literally “ruler”), who is now trying to right the ship of state in Thebes. Oct 25, 2013 - By 2003, Sophocles' Antigone, a fifth century B.C. Produced by Sea Change Theatre Company at The Dane Street Church, 10 Dane St. Mar 1, 2014 - Review of 'Antigone', Sea Change Theatre Co., Beverly MA. "Antigone" Written by Sophocles; Directed by Jason Schaum; Associate Artistic Director, Staci Skiles Schaum. Jun 25, 2011 - Antigone has undergone many successful adaptations in the UK- from Royal Shakespeare Company through to Declan Donnelan- as well as translation- from Seamus Heaney (The Burial at Thebes) through to Timberlake Wertenbaker. When Seamus Heaney was invited to When Heaney undertook his own version of the play, renaming it The Burial at Thebes (2004), he had arrived at a solution to the dangers of staleness and repetition—a mingling of poetry and politics.