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Classics/Drama Lecture: Sophocles' Theban Plays in the 21st Century


Date: Tuesday 7th March 2023 Time: 16:15-17:15 GMT Location: Online


About the Lecture

Lecturer Dr Birgit Breidenbach from the University of East Anglia is hosting a talk titled 'Sophocles' Theban Plays in the 21st Century: Tragedy, Politics and Adaptation'. Throughout the talk you will explore the plays by looking at Sophocles' approach to tragedy and a more contemporary perspective to consider modern adaptations as well the different political and cultural contexts.

Who is this lecture for?

Students in IB1 or IB2 with an interest in studying Classics/Drama or other related disciplines.

Please do not register to attend if you have any lessons or other pre-planned activities that may overlap with this lecture.


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