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Tragedy and Fear

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Published by University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English


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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11294045M
ISBN 100807811777
ISBN 109780807811771

And then tragedy, resulting from unethical actions and ignorance. Misfortune results from Sparser's fraudulence. Fearful of the owner's early return, he prudently obtains the car earlier than originally planned, but the appointed day threatens snow. A critical look at the baseless, harmful paranoia spread by our mass media. Glassner (Sociology/Univ. of Southern California; Career Crash, , etc.) identifies the media as major villains in his eye-opening book, which depicts both periodical and TV journalists lusting for the audiences attracted by scare stories (following the dictum, “if it bleeds, it leads”).Author: Barry Glassner.


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What was the hardest. “Tragedy is an imitation of an action that is admirable, complete (composed of an introduction, a middle part and an ending), and possesses magnitude; in language made pleasurable, each of its species separated in different parts; performed by actors, not through narration; effecting through pity and fear the purification of such emotions.”.

Tragedy (Ancient Greek: τραγῳδία, tragōidia, "he-goat-song"]. is a form of art based on human suffering that offers its audience pleasure.

While most cultures have developed forms that provoke this paradoxical response, tragedy refers to a specific tradition of drama that has played a unique and important role historically in the self.

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A foil is a character who. “tragedy effects the catharsis of pity and fear.” Poetics by Aristotle. Hence, the main aim of tragedy is the catharsis of pity and tle did not define the word catharsis yet in simple words, it means that when hero’s sufferings shock the audience then audience put its feet in hero’s shoes and shares his feelings with the character.

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Answers ranged from fear of losing a loved one, fear of failure, fear of success, fear of financial disaster, fear of suffering and death, fear of being unlovable and winding up alone, fear of. The second half of the book turns to extant tragedies, and considers the relevance of pity and fear both externally (in the audience’s response) and internally (in the responses of characters).

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Thou wouldst be great, Art not without ambition, but without The illness should attend it. What thou wouldst highly That wouldst thou holily; wouldst not Reviews: 1. Scholars have often focused on understanding Aristotle's poetic theory, and particularly the concept of catharsis in the Poetics, as a response to Plato's critique of pity in the Republic.

However, this book shows that, while Greek thinkers all acknowledge pity and some form of fear as responses to tragedy, each assumes for the two emotions a different purpose, mode of .As Aristotle said that Tragedy is something that evokes the emotions of pity and fear in the presence of an action of a certain magnitude.

(Poetics, Part VI) Willy Loman also falls into the trap of tragedy and as the nature of tragedy is, it brings about a fear in him. Feelings of pity and fear are necessary for the spirit of tragedy.

Aristotle’s views in “Poetics” define perfect and ideal tragic hero. Greek tragedies are still being read and even dramatized in the world and it is because of their perfect tragic heroes.