September 2021 Academic & Specialist Princeton University Press

The Philosophical Stage: Drama and Dialectic in Classical Athens Joshua Billings

Hardback (B315) | Sep 2021 | Princeton University Press | 9780691205182 | 288pp | 235x155mm | RFB | AUD$79.99, NZD$94.99

A bold new reconception of ancient Greek drama as a mode of philosophical thinking The Philosophical Stage offers an innovative approach to ancient Greek literature and thought that places drama at the heart of intellectual history. Drawing on evidence from tragedy and comedy, Joshua Billings shines new light on the development of early Greek ph