A Brief Note on Aeschylean Tragedy

In his day, Aeschylus had published and produced more than ninety plays. Today, seven have survived. We are the fortunate beneficiaries of the complete Oresteia trilogy, telling the story of Orestes in avenging the blood of his father, and also in Zeus declaring the predominance of law, over vengeance. This theme of this emergence of, and protection … Continue reading A Brief Note on Aeschylean Tragedy