#podcastitas ~ S.1 E.7 Clytemnestra, Gender and Greek Tragedy with Grace Page — That’s Ancient History

In this week’s episode Jean is joined by Grace Page whose current research focuses on gender roles in Aeschylus’ tragic trilogy of plays, The Oresteia. Grace hones in on Clytemnestra’s role in the Greek tragedies and how Aeschylus uses the art of persuasion, speech and deception to characterize her and play with gender roles. Clytemnestra…

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