* Slide 1
* Slide 2
: Staging the Illiad-- according to Lowe, 5th century Greek Tragedy was less about concern with psychological effect than it was with expressing and understanding certain ideals of the Greek heroic tradition. Example: Aeschylus's trilogy-- the very first-- of the Illiad.
* Slide 3
: Aristotle's Poetics -- trying to come up with a metalanguage to describe storytelling, and using it on tragedy as a test case. Notice how the system is primarily defined in terms of how these techniques might articulate a particular band of the emotional frequency, rather than, for example, deliver any kind of ideology.