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Another Antigone

A. R. Gurney

Another Antigone

by A. R. Gurney

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York, N.Y. (440 Park Ave. South, New York 10016) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A.R. Gurney, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.U82 A83 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p. ;
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1808444M
LC Control Number89216820

As with all books that are required, the class of is going more in-depth with Antigone than if someone had just picked up the book. They get the many assignments that come with a story read in school, such as a character guide, a study guide, and even have to rewrite the script to make it fit another time period, and create a movie. Euripides offers us another Antigone who at first appears as a retiring young woman surreptitiously led by her tutor to the city walls to view the invading army. By the end of the play, Antigone has left the protective walls of her young girl’s chamber for the field where her brothers are dying, for her con-Cited by: 6.

“There is no art that teaches us to know/ The temper, mind or spirit of any man/ Until he has been proved by government/ And lawgiving.” (lines ). Creon ironically says this to the Counsellors before he tells them his first law, forbidding the burial of Polyneices. He ultimately fails by his own test, for the very first law reveals his faulty character. One way or another though, I place nothing before my own life’s salvation, sir. Creon To Antigone You! You with the head to the ground! Do you admit your guilt? Antigone I admit, my guilt. Yes, I did it! Creon To the guard. You! You can go now! Go anywhere you like. You are free from every suspicion To Antigone: You again! Tell me with a.

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Another Antigone book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. After many Another Antigone book of teaching the classics at a New England universi /5.

Another Antigone is a play by A. was first produced in March at the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California. The play opened at Playwrights Horizons in New York City in January, It is dedicated by the playwright to John was published by the Dramatists Play Service in January The play is based on the Greek tragedy, Antigone.

Get this from a library. Another Antigone. [A R Gurney] -- "After many years of teaching the classics at a New England university, Henry Harper is not surprised by much—and particularly not by precocious students who want to rewrite his beloved Greek. Another Antigone Hardcover – January 1, by Jr.

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Photos of the Another Antigone book English Speaking Theatre (JEST) production of AR Gurney's play, Another Antigone Jan. In Greek mythology, Antigone (/ æ n ˈ t ɪ ɡ ə n i / ann-TIG-ə-nee; Ancient Greek: Ἀντιγόνη) is the daughter of Oedipus and either his mother Jocasta or is a sister of Polynices, Eteocles, and Ismene.

The meaning of the name is, as in the case of the masculine equivalent Antigonus, "worthy of one's parents" or "in place of one's parents". Messenger - Another typical figure of Greek drama who also appears in Sophocles' Antigone, the Messenger is a pale and solitary boy who bears the news of death.

In the prologue, he casts a menacing shadow: as the Chorus notes, he remains apart from the others in his premonition of Haemon's death. This book does fair justice to the original, in being a play, a tragedy, spartan (pun intended) in presentation, and without the Disneyesque happy ending expected in our culture.

The plot conciously parallels the original, in a college setting, a Classics course on "Antigone," which only adds to the irony of the effect.4/5(2). Print book: Drama: English: [Book Club ed.]View all editions and formats Summary: Drama that illustrates the tensions that arise on campus when a student and professor clash over her term paper, a contemporary rendering of the Greek classic "Antigone," and the dispute deteriorates into accusations of anti-Semitism, a loss of integrity, and.

70 ANTIGONE: Let that be your excuse, then. I will go And heap a mound of earth over my brother. ISMENE: I fear for you, Antigone; I fear— ANTIGONE: You need not fear for me. Fear for yourself. ISMENE: At least be secret. Do not breathe a word.

75 I’ll not betray your secret. ANTIGONE: Publish it To all the world. Else I shall hate you Size: KB. Antigone, so young, so fair, Thus hurried down Death's bower with the dead to share. ANTIGONE (Str. 1) Friends, countrymen, my last farewell I make; My journey's done.

One last fond, lingering, longing look I take At the bright sun. For Death who puts to sleep both young and old Hales my young life, And beckons me to Acheron's dark fold, An. Another Antigone. Albert Ramsdell Gurney. Dramatists Play Service, Inc., - Drama - 62 pages.

0 Reviews. precocious students who want to rewrite his beloved Greek masterpieces to reflect current sociopolitical. Preview this book. Antigone An English Version by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald Person Represented ANTIGONE ISMENE EURYDICE CREON HAIMON TEIRESIAS A SENTRY A MESSENGER CHORUS SCENE: Before the Palace of Creon, King of Thebes.

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“Antigone” is a tragedy by the ancient Greek playwright Sophocles, written around gh it was written before Sophocles’ other two Theban plays, chronologically it comes after the stories in “Oedipus the King” and “Oedipus at Colonus”, and it picks up where Aeschylus‘ play “Seven Against Thebes” ends.

It deals with Antigone’s burial of her brother Polynices Ratings: The acclaimed New York Times bestselling and National Book Award winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming delivers her first adult novel in twenty g into a long-ago friend sets memory from the s in motion for August, transporting her to a time and a place where friendship was everything until it wasn t.

Dramatists Play Service, Incorporated, Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBo. Book Review 4 out of 5 stars to Antigone, the third in a trilogy of Theban plays written around BC (yes, almost years ago) by Sophocles.

In my junior year of high school, our Advanced Placement English teacher assigned all three Theban plays/5. ANTIGONE and ISMENE before the Palace gates.

Ismene, sister of my blood and heart, See'st thou how Zeus would in our lives fulfill. The weird of Oedipus, a world of woes. For what of pain, affliction, outrage, shame, Is lacking in our fortunes, thine and mine.

And now this proclamation of today. Made by our Captain-General to the State. These after-dark lines – not deleted, thankfully – have now been gathered together in the form of a self-published book, entitled Antigone.

They are accompanied by a few longer poems, and a series of photographs (which Campbell-Gillies took herself) of flower arrangements (which she created herself too – she works in floristry alongside her modelling jobs), but the Author: Maisie Skidmore. Another Antigone is a clever retelling of Sophocles' popular story of Theban princess Antigone, who clashes with her uncle Creon, the king of Thebes, over Author: Jack Helbig.Instead, she bluntly asks if Antigone has taken a lover.

Though Antigone is the opposite of the coquettish and hyper-feminine Ismene, to the Nurse she is just the same—another young, foolhardy girl like the rest of them. The Nurse does not appreciate what makes Antigone different from other girls. Antigone’s love for her brother, her sense of right and wrong and her bravery makes her admirable.

Sophocles has also been bold in basing his entire play around this strong female at a time when.