The Agamemnon of Aeschylus - 525 BC-456 BC Aeschylus

The Agamemnon of Aeschylus

By 525 BC-456 BC Aeschylus

  • Release Date: 2004-12-22
  • Genre: Theater
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The Trilogy of the Oresteia, which deals with the eternal problem of the evil act causing vengeance which wreaks more evil which must be avenged. Aeschylus declares that the new ruler in heaven, Zeus, heralds the end of this cycle and the beginning of hope. Zeus has suffered and sinned and grown wise, and thereby shows humans how to grow wise also.