The Athenian Institution of the Khoregia: The Chorus, the City and the Stage

The Athenian Institution of the Khoregia: The Chorus, the City and the Stage

by Peter Wilson
     
 

The first major study of a central cultural institution of classical Athens.See more details below

Overview

The first major study of a central cultural institution of classical Athens.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521542135
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/18/2003
Pages:
452
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I. The Institution: 1. Private wealth for public performance; 2. Organisation and operation; Part II. The Khoregia in Action: Social Performance and Symbolic Practice: 3. Aristocratic style; 4. Khoregia and democracy; 5. Monumentalising victory; Part III. Beyond Classical Athens: 6. Challenge, change, diffusion.

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