Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Tragedy History and criticism
Tragic, The, in literature
General note: Includes index. Bibliography, etc. note: Bibliography: p. 132-140. Summary, etc: Summary: What has tragedy been made to mean by dramatists, story-tellers, critics, philosophers, politicians, and journalists? This work shows the relevance of tragedy to the modern world, and extends beyond drama and literature into visual art and everyday experience.