Greek Literature History And Criticism Post Traumatic Stress Disorder In Literature Books
Books con argomento Greek Literature History And Criticism Post Traumatic Stress Disorder In Literature
Combat Trauma and the Ancient Greeks
Meineck Peter (EDT)
Konstan David (EDT)
edizioni Palgrave Macmillan collana Palgrave Macmillan (Hardcover)
The effects of what we now term 'combat trauma' are well represented in the literature of the Ancient Greeks: the madness of Heracles, the rage of Achilles, the suicide of Ajax, the isolation of Philoctetes, and the trials of Odysseus, to name a few. Much of the narrative of the Greek world, particularly Athens, reflects...