Additional Resources

Other Theater Resource Guides:

Jason and the Argonauts—Print:

  • Apollonius of Rhodes.  Jason and the Golden Fleece.  Trans. Richard Hunter.  New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.
  • Flaccus.  The Voyage of the Argo.  Trans. David R. Slavitt.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.

Jason and the Argonauts—Online:

  • Apollonius of Rhodes.  “The Argonautika.”  Trans. R.C. Seaton. Ed. Douglas B. Killings.  The Online Medieval and Classical Library.  January 1997. 13 February 2008. <http://omacl.org/Argonautica/>.
  • Flaccus, Valerius.  “Argonautika.”  Trans. J. H. Mozley.  The Theoi Classical E-Texts Library.  The Theoi Project.  13 February 2008. <http://www.theoi.com/Text/ValeriusFlaccus1.html>.

Greek Drama and Art:

  • Aristotle.  Theory of Poetry and Fine Art.  Trans. S.H. Butcher.  New York: Dover Publications, 1951.
  • Csapo, Eric and William J. Slater.  The Context of Ancient Drama.  Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1994.
  • Hildy, Franklin J. and Oscar Brockett.  History of the Theatre: Foundation Edition.  New Jersey: Pearson Education, 2007.
  • Winkler, John J. and Froma I. Zeitlin, ed.  Nothing to Do with Dionysus?: Athenian Drama in its Social Context.  New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1990.

Greek Mythology:

  • Bulfinch, Thomas.  Greek and Roman Mythology.  New York: Dover Publications, 2000.
  • Campbell, Joseph.  The Hero with a Thousand Faces.  New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1973.
  • Campbell, Joseph.  The Mythic Image.  New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1974.
  • Hamilton, Edith.  Mythology.  New York: Back Bay Books, 1998.
  • Homer.  The Iliad.  Trans. Robert Fagles.  New York: Penguin Classic, 1990.
  • Homer.  The Odyssey.  Trans. E.V. Rieu.  New York: Penguin Classics, 1946.
  • Virgil. The Aeneid.  Trans. Robert Fagles.  New York: Viking Press, 2006.
  • Zimmerman, John Edward.  The Dictionary of Classical Mythology.  New York: Bantam, 1983.

This list appears courtesy of our co-producer, The Shakespeare Theatre in Washington, DC.