By Isabelle Torrance

This quantity brings jointly a gaggle of interdisciplinary specialists who show that Aeschylus’?Seven opposed to Thebes?is a textual content of continuous relevance and cost for exploring historic, modern and comparative problems with struggle and its attendant trauma. the amount good points contributions from a world solid of specialists, in addition to a talk with a retired U.S. military Lt. Col., giving her views at the mixing of fact and fiction in Aeschylus’ battle tragedies and at the strength of Greek tragedy to talk to modern veterans. This booklet is an interesting source for a person drawn to Aeschylus, Greek tragedy and its reception, and struggle literature.

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