Lucius Annaeus Seneca Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Drama Criticism)

OVERVIEWS AND GENERAL STUDIES

Binns, J.W. "Seneca and Neo-Latin Tragedy in England." In Seneca, edited by C. D. N. Costa, pp. 205-34. London: Rout-ledge & Kegan Paul, 1974.

Looks at three Renaissance plays written in Latin—William Alabaster's Roxana, Matthew Gwinne's Nero, and the anonymous Perfidus Hetruscus—which he believes offer a novel perspective on Seneca's influence on Elizabethan theater.

Bishop, J. David. Seneca's Daggered Stylus: Political Code in the Tragedies. Konigstein: Verlag Anton Hain, 1985, 468 p.

Analyzes the "rhetorical undercurrent" in Seneca's plays.

Braden,...

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