Music and Cultural Politics in Greek and Chinese Societies, Volume 1: Greek Antiquity

Music and Cultural Politics in Greek and Chinese Societies, Volume 1: Greek Antiquity

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ISBN-13: 9780983532200
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 08/27/2012
Series: Cultural Politics, Socioaesthetics, Beginnings , #3
Pages: 196
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Dimitrios Yatromanolakis is a former Fellow of the Society of Fellows at Harvard University and a recipient of the Berlin Prize.

Andrew Barker is Professor Emeritus of Classics at the University of Birmingham.

Eric Csapo is Professor of Classics at The University of Sydney.

Edith Hall is Professor of Classics at the University of London.

Egert Pöhlmann is Professor Emeritus of Classics at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

Lucia Prauscello is a Lecturer in Classics at the University of Cambridge.

Table of Contents

Preface ix

1 The Politics of Metrical Variety in the Classical Athenian Theater 1

2 Aristophanes and the "New Music" (Acharnians, Knights, Clouds, Birds, Thesmophoriazousai, Frogs) 29

3 The Economics, Poetics, Politics, Metaphysics, and Ethics of the "New Music" 65

4 Patterns of Chorality in Plato's Laws 133

5 Music, Politics, and Diplomacy in Hellenistic Teos 159

Contributors 181

Index 183

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