Medea: An Exploration of Character and Representation

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk


This lecture introduced the character of Medea and considered how she has been represented through the ages. The lecture outlined aspects of Greek theatre and how the character of Medea, as interpreted by Euripides, challenged traditional gender roles in Greek society and continues to challenge to actors and audiences.
Period21 Oct 2017
Held atDepartment of Arts
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • Greek theatre
  • theatre
  • Medea