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Tragedy and comedy

a systematic study and a critique of Hegel

by Mark W. Roche

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831 -- Aesthetics.,
  • Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831.,
  • Tragedy.,
  • Comedy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-439) and index.

    StatementMark William Roche.
    SeriesSUNY series in Hegelian studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1892 .R63 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 450 p. ;
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL655928M
    ISBN 100791435458, 0791435466
    LC Control Number97000986

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Comedy. According to Aristotle (who speculates on the matter in his Poetics), ancient comedy originated with the komos, a curious and improbable spectacle in which a company of festive males apparently.

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His writing is beautiful, as there is an art and poetry to how he describes the Gospel as tragedy, Cited by: Tragicomedy is a literary genre that blends aspects of both tragic and comic forms. Most often seen in dramatic literature, the term can describe either a tragic play which contains enough comic elements.

The table of contents page of the Poetics found in Modern Library's Basic Works of Aristotle () identifies five basic parts within it. Preliminary discourse on tragedy, epic poetry, and comedy, as. In his new memoir, “Tragedy Plus Time,” the actor and comedian Adam Cayton-Holland writes about his younger sister, Lydia, and her sensitivity when she was young.

Tragedy, branch of drama that treats in a serious and dignified style the sorrowful or terrible events encountered or caused by a heroic individual. By extension the term may be applied to other literary. Tragedy (from the Greek: τραγῳδία, tragōidia) is a form of drama based on human suffering that invokes an accompanying catharsis or pleasure in audiences.

While many cultures have developed forms that. A Selection From The Writings Of Guy De Maupassant (Volume I): Short Stories Of The Tragedy And Comedy Of Life With A Critical Preface By Paul Bourget.

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Tellin the Truth: The Gospel as Tragedy, Comedy, and Fairy Tale, by Frederick Buechner. 97 pages. Pastor Roger McQuistion tossed me this book during one of my church meetings with him.

The first evaluation and critique of Hegel's theory of tragedy and comedy, this book also develops an original theory of both genres. In the first evaluation and critique of Hegel's theory of tragedy and.

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Contents: Introduction --The tragic source of comedy --The tragic ending --The comic ending --The tragic good - .