116th Annual Conference - Bellingham, Washington
Friday, November 9 - Sunday, November 11, 2018

Medea on the Contemporary Stage and Screen

Presiding Officer: 
Zina Giannopoulou, University of California, Irvine
Jesse Weiner, Hamilton College

In recent years, the afterlives of Greek tragedy have received special attention in the rapidly expanding field of classical reception studies. Especially as issues of race, class, gender, immigration, and violence dominate contemporary discourse, the time is ripe for dedicated focus on Euripides’ Medea and its traditions in contemporary theater and film.

Closed (not accepting submissions)

Associated Sessions

Topic Type: 
Special Session