Grief Lessons

Grief Lessons

Four Plays

Paperback - 2006
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Writing with a pitch and heat that gets to the heart of the unforgiving classical world, Carson, a poet and classicist, translates four of the 18 surviving plays by Euripides.
Uniform Title: Selections. English. 2006
Publisher: New York : New York Review of Books, c2006.
ISBN: 9781590171806
Branch Call Number: 882.01
Characteristics: 312 p. ; 24 cm.


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Oct 29, 2007

This book is clear evidence to me that my Odyssey is working. Never would I have imagined reading this book, and yet I thoroughly enjoyed it. It reminded me why I intend to go back to university when I retire and take Latin, Greek, and the Classics - all things I didn't have the opportunity to take in high school and chose not to take in university. Talk about making something remote accessible - Bravo Ms. Carson! Oh yes - and Euripides too. Go here to find humanity, morality, ethics, dilemmas, frailties and all those other good things!


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