Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert (RACO)

L'Absolució d'Orestes i l'angoixa de l'espectador

Carles Garriga


The trial scene in the Eumenides of Aeschylus has been interpreted as a notorious
example of tragic ambiguity, where beside the joy remains the ancestral
anguish. An unbiased reading of the text and a closer study of the Athenian
myths and rituals helps to interpret the scene in a more appropriate
manner to the cultural context of Aeschylus.

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