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  • 377 terms

    Term:

    Gaea

    Definition:

    Earth

    • Greek Mythology
    • 377 terms
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  • 129 terms

    Term:

    Cithaeron

    Definition:

    Moutain

    • Greek Drama Test
    • 129 terms
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  • 109 terms

    Term:

    TASE

    Definition:

    thespis aeschylus sophocles euridipes

    • Greek Theatre 3
    • 109 terms
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  • 71 terms

    Term:

    Agon

    Definition:

    "competition"

    • Greek Drama Vocabulary
    • 71 terms
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  • 62 terms

    Term:

    emotional break; scatological humor

    Definition:

    comedy

    • Greek tragedy
    • 62 terms
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  • 1150 terms

    Term:

    The World According to Garp

    Definition:

    John Irving

    • NAQT all authors
    • 1150 terms
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  • 296 terms

    Term:

    Atreidae

    Definition:

    Agamemnon and Menelaus (sons of Atreus)

    • Myth List pg30-34
    • 296 terms
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  • 169 terms

    Term:

    Basic action in libation bearers

    Definition:

    Orestes returns secretly and in disguise/ uses Electra's slaves to trick Aegisthus/ kills Aegisthus and is driven mad by furies

    • Classic mythology 3
    • 169 terms
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  • 65 terms

    Term:

    lateral creativity

    Definition:

    intuitive thinking or imagination; breadth, innovation, uniqueness, analogies, out of the box

    • History of Creativity and Innovation
    • 65 terms
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  • 60 terms

    Term:

    Abandon hope, all ye who enter here

    Definition:

    An inscription at the enterance to hell as described by dante in the divien comedy

    • World Literature
    • 60 terms
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  • 42 terms

    Term:

    Euripides: Medea

    Definition:

    Jason betrayed Medea and married King Creon's daughter, Medea left her homeland and had her own father killed to be with Jason and killed her brother, kills her own children

    • WMST test 2
    • 42 terms
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  • 40 terms

    Term:

    Ares

    Definition:

    Mars

    • Classical Mythology
    • 40 terms
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  • 14 terms

    Term:

    Agon

    Definition:

    the Greek word for conflict b/w an antagonist and a protagonist

    • theatre
    • 14 terms
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  • 37 terms

    Term:

    True or False: Scholars are not certain whether Homer was one historical man or a legendary conglomeration of several people.

    Definition:

    False

    • Lit test 2
    • 37 terms
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  • 28 terms

    Term:

    THE FROGS

    Definition:

    Dionysus wants to bring playwright Euripides back from the dead. Enlists help of Xanthius (a slave) and Heracles. While on the River Styx w/ Charon, Dionysus hears the chorus of the titular creatures. Discovers ongoing conflict b/w Euripides and Aeschylus ("who's-the-best-playwright"). Aeacus tries to kill Dionysus. Contest arranged b/w playwrights to see who can write/speak the "weightier" line. Aeschylus wins b/c he gives practical answers. Aeschylus returns to Athens.

    • SB^2 Study - Ancient Greek Plays
    • 28 terms
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  • 7 terms

    Term:

    Place

    Definition:

    Should be in one location, In a comedy it was often the streets or the steps of a palace

    • Unities
    • 7 terms
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  • 301 terms

    Term:

    Who introduced the first play with a plot?

    Definition:

    Livius Andronicus

    • Latin Literature
    • 301 terms
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  • 171 terms

    Term:

    vela

    Definition:

    awnings

    • Theatre History
    • 171 terms
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  • 98 terms

    Term:

    homer

    Definition:

    solon

    • ancient greece vocabulary 2
    • 98 terms
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  • 117 terms

    Term:

    Saturn

    Definition:

    Cronus

    • Greek Mythology Part I
    • 117 terms
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  • 114 terms

    Term:

    Tantalus

    Definition:

    -Partied with the gods -Son named Pelops who he killed and fed to the gods to defy them (not ambrosia or nectar) -Sent to Tartarus -Eternally "tantalized"

    • Classical Studies Final
    • 114 terms
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  • 76 terms

    Term:

    Prologue

    Definition:

    Introductory

    • Greek Drama Test Review
    • 76 terms
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  • 79 terms

    Term:

    Cavea

    Definition:

    seating

    • Theatre History - Quiz
    • 79 terms
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  • 68 terms

    Term:

    Dryads

    Definition:

    Wood nymphs.

    • Greek and Roman Characters 4
    • 68 terms
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