Among the legends of ancient Greece, there is perhaps no story more compelling than that of Helen. Her surpassing beauty was said to have launched the Greek fleet of a thousand ships to Troy. No woman was so adored and so hated. She was seen as both prize and scapegoat, the promise of bliss and the assurance of doom.
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A less famous play by Euripides in which he presents an alternative reality in which Helen never really went to Troy. Written in the shadow of the Peloponnesian War, the play critically exposes the ... Read full review
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