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Electra: A Touch Of Realism
Episode 1327th July 2020 • The History Of European Theatre • Philip Rowe
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Episode 13

A deep dive into the Euripides version of the story of Electra and her revenge on her mother. Euripides gets down to a more human level while still injecting passages of polemic, but we can also start to get elements of realism and sibling heroes who are not quite heroic enough.

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