Tyrannoi and Tyrants on the Tragic Stage

Authors

  • Jan Kucharski University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.12797/CC.15.2012.15.08

Keywords:

Greek tyranny, Sophocles, Greek drama, polis

Abstract

The paper analyses the terms tyrannos and basileus in both Greek politics and Greek drama, taking under special scrutiny various connotations and associations of the terms tyrannos and tyrannis in the language of Attic tragedy.

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2012-05-29

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Kucharski, J. “Tyrannoi and Tyrants on the Tragic Stage”. Classica Cracoviensia, vol. 15, May 2012, pp. 167-89, doi:10.12797/CC.15.2012.15.08.