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Euripides: Cyclops: & Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Patrick O'Sullivan and C. Collard (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781908343352
eISBN:
9781800342682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781908343352.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Satyric is the most thinly attested genre of Greek drama, but it appears to have been the oldest and, according to Aristotle, formative for tragedy. By the 5th century BC at Athens, it shared most of ... More


Shifting Perspectives of Comic Abjection: Odysseus and Polyphemus as Figures of Satire

Ralph M. Rosen

in Making Mockery: The Poetics of Ancient Satire

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195309966
eISBN:
9780199789443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309966.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter analyzes various characters from Greek myth who illustrate the dynamics of satirical interaction. It examines in particular the complicated tradition that pits Odysseus and the Cyclops ... More


Ruling Passion: James Joyce, Roger Casement, and the Drama of Universal Love

Patrick R. Mullen

in The Poor Bugger’s Tool: Irish Modernism, Queer Labor, and Postcolonial History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199746699
eISBN:
9780199950270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746699.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines Joyce’s inscription of Roger Casement in the “Cyclops” episode of Ulysses. In particular, it argues that Joyce figures through Casement both a complex critique of British ... More


Polyphemus the Linguist

Deborah Levine Gera

in Ancient Greek Ideas on Speech, Language, and Civilization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199256167
eISBN:
9780191719578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256167.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter analyses the encounter between Odysseus and the Cyclops Polyphemus in Book 9 of the Odyssey, in terms of the pair’s linguistic capabilities. It states that the discussion of this episode ... More


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Jean-Luc Nancy

in After Fukushima: The Equivalence of Catastrophes

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823263387
eISBN:
9780823266333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823263387.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter warns of possible errors in the future. Fukushima is the apocalypse to what was Hiroshima. By using atomic power, it becomes possible to dissuade confrontation, and hail this as a ... More


The Monster and the Monologue: Polyphemus from Homer to Ovid

G. O Hutchinson

in Hesperos: Studies in Ancient Greek Poetry Presented to M. L. West on his Seventieth Birthday

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199285686
eISBN:
9780191713958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285686.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The colourful career of the Cyclops in literary history strikingly exemplifies the complexities of Homeric reception. This chapter illustrates the value of narratological strategies, which have made ... More


General Introduction to Euripides’ Cyclops and Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Patrick O’Sullivan and Christopher Collard (eds)

in Euripides: Cyclops and Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781908343352
eISBN:
9781800342682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781908343352.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter introduces tragedy, comedy and satyr play as the three major dramatic artforms produced in the Greek world from the late sixth century BC onward. It focuses on Euripides' Cyclops, which ... More


Cyclops

Patrick O’Sullivan and Christopher Collard (eds)

in Euripides: Cyclops: & Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781908343352
eISBN:
9781800342682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781908343352.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter talks about the survival of Euripides' Cyclops as the only complete satyr play that is a secondary consequence of a remarkable accident. It investigates the principal medieval manuscript ... More


Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Patrick O’Sullivan and Christopher Collard (eds)

in Euripides: Cyclops: & Major Fragments of Greek Satyric Drama

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781908343352
eISBN:
9781800342682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781908343352.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter offers a Greek text and a modestly annotated translation of the more substantial fragmentary plays of Euripides. It explores single fragments of varying length that is important for ... More


Cyclops: The Myth and its Cultural History

Mercedes Aguirre and Richard Buxton

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198713777
eISBN:
9780191885365
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198713777.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

This book provides an innovative, authoritative, and richly illustrated study of the myths relating to the Cyclopes from classical antiquity until the present day. It is the first such book-length ... More


Revisiting the “Cyclops” Manuscripts, Part 1: Wandering in the Avant-texte

Michael Groden

in Ulysses in Focus: Genetic, Textual, and Personal Views

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034980
eISBN:
9780813038520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034980.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

“Ulysses” in Progress treats James Joyce's novel as a monument. Not unusually for a manuscript study from 1977, this work was researched and written in ignorance of anything that might be called ... More


Revisiting the “Cyclops” Manuscripts, Part 2: The National Library of Ireland Draft and Its Contexts

Michael Groden

in Ulysses in Focus: Genetic, Textual, and Personal Views

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034980
eISBN:
9780813038520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034980.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Revisiting the manuscripts acquired a new urgency and excitement in 2002 when the National Library of Ireland announced its acquisition of previously unavailable documents, including an early draft ... More


Joyce, Ulysses, Melodrama

Timothy Martin

in Bloomsday 100: Essays on Ulysses

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034027
eISBN:
9780813038162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034027.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Ulysses is among the most open-ended and naturalistic of novels, but it is striking how frequently James Joyce resorted to the theater — and to the melodramatic idiom in particular — to create ... More


Visual Development with One Eye

Martin J. Steinbach and Esther G. González

in Seeing Spatial Form

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195172881
eISBN:
9780199847570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172881.003.0019
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter presents a study on the effects of total monocular loss, compared with only partial loss brought about by cataract, strabismus, etc. It also emphasizes the psychophysical and oculomotor ... More


Introduction: The Odysseys of Postcolonialism

Justine McConnell

in Black Odysseys: The Homeric Odyssey in the African Diaspora since 1939

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199605002
eISBN:
9780191751226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605002.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Introducing the volume’s examination of anticolonial and postcolonial responses to the Homeric Odyssey, the chapter considers why the epic has been of such interest to artists of the African ... More


A Martiniquan Ithaca: Aimé Césaire’s Cahier d’un retour au pays natal

Justine McConnell

in Black Odysseys: The Homeric Odyssey in the African Diaspora since 1939

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199605002
eISBN:
9780191751226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605002.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Aimé Césaire’s Cahier d’un retour au pays natal (1939) is a landmark poem for anticolonialism, spearheaded by the Négritude movement of which he was a founder. It is also one of the first works to ... More


Cross-Cultural Nostoi: Wilson Harris’s The Mask of the Beggar

Justine McConnell

in Black Odysseys: The Homeric Odyssey in the African Diaspora since 1939

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199605002
eISBN:
9780191751226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199605002.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Harris’s novel The Mask of the Beggar appropriates and reinterprets Homer’s Odyssey. This chapter engages with Harris’s underlying philosophy developed throughout his long literary career, paying ... More


Alternating Asymmetry: International Solidarity and Self-Deception in James Joyce’s and “Cyclops”

Aarthi Vadde

in Chimeras of Form: Modernist Internationalism Beyond Europe, 1914-2016

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231180245
eISBN:
9780231542562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231180245.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter two reconfigures the opposition between modernism’s aesthetic individualism and postcolonialism’s political collectivism by analyzing what I call, borrowing from Walter Benjamin, Joyce’s ... More


The True Story of Jumbo the Elephant

Sebastian D.G. Knowles

in At Fault: Joyce and the Crisis of the Modern University

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813056920
eISBN:
9780813053691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056920.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Chapter 4 takes as its point of departure one single line from the “Cyclops” section of Ulysses about an elephant called Jumbo. It follows Jumbo the elephant through a thicket of cultural history in ... More


The Architectonic and the Cosmic Concept of Philosophy

Alfredo Ferrarin

in The Powers of Pure Reason: Kant and the Idea of Cosmic Philosophy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226243153
eISBN:
9780226243290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226243290.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Chapter 1 is about ideas: it shows their importance, neglected by the literature as well as by Kant himself at various stages of his thought, and their difference from concepts. This chapter focuses ... More


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