5 edition of Performance and identity in the classical world found in the catalog.
Performance and identity in the classical world
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||PA3203 .D76 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 242 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||242|
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THE HYPOCRITICAL SELF. FOR A BOOK THAT IS FILLED WITH ANECDOTES, IT SEEMS APPROPRIATE to begin with an anecdote of my own, and so here it is. Like many children, I was afraid of clowns. PERFORMANCE AND IDENTITY IN THE CLASSICAL WORLD Performance and Identity in the Classical World traces attitudes toward actors in Greek and Roman culture as a means of understanding ancient conceptions of, and anxieties about, the self.
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