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Title Ancient Greek women in film / edited by Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos.

Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.4365838 ANCI    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Physical description xiv, 376 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Classical presences
Classical presences.
Notes "This volume had its genesis in a panel of the same title organized at Feminism & Classics V: Bringing It All Back Home which took place at the University of Michigan in May 2008"--Acknowledgements, page v.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-364) and index.
Contents Part I: Helen. Gazing at Helen: Helen as Polysemous Icon in Robert Wise's Helen of Troy and Michael Cacoyannis' The Trojan Women / Bella Vivante ; 'Third Cheerleader from the Left': From Homer's Helen to Helen of Troy / Ruby Blondell -- Part II: Medea. Medea's Erotic Text in Jason and the Argonauts (1963) / Kirk Ormand ; Pasolini's Medea: A Twentieth-Century Tragedy / Susan O. Shapiro ; Rebel and Martyr: The Medea of Lars von Trier / Annette M. Baertschi -- Part III: Penelope. 'Madonna and Whore': The Many Faces of Penelope in Ulisse (1954) / Joanna Paul ; Why Is Penelope Still Waiting? The Missing Feminist Reappraisal of the Odyssey in Cinema, 1963-2007 / Edith Hall -- Part IV: Other Mythical Women. The Women of Ercole / Arthur J. Pomeroy ; Annihilating Clytemnestra: The Severing of the Mother-Daughter Bond in Michael Cacoyannis' Iphigenia (1977) / Anastasia Bakogianni ; Mythic Women in Tony Harrison's Prometheus / Hallie Rebecca Marshall -- Part V: Historical Women. Between Family and the Nation: Gorgo in the Cinema / Kontantinos P. Nikoloutsos ; Representing Olympias: The Politics of Gender in Cinematic Treatments of Alexander the Great / Kristen Day ; 'An Almost All Greek Thing': Cleopatra VII and Hollywood Imagination / Lloyd Lewellyn-Jones
Other author Nikoloutsos, Konstantinos P., editor.
Subject Women in motion pictures -- Congresses.
Mythology, Greek -- In motion pictures -- Congresses.
ISBN 9780199678921