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Closing the Gap: “The Complete Plays of Sophocles: a New Translation” for a New Audience

By ROBERT BAGG 

Harper Perennial published The Complete Plays of Sophocles: A New Translationby Robert Bagg and James Scully, on July 26, 2011. The book includes all seven extant plays by Sophocles, two of which will be included in the Norton Anthology of World Literature. The following essay was derived from Robert Bagg’s talk at the Coolidge Presidential Library and Museum in Northampton, MA.

Closing the Gap: “The Complete Plays of Sophocles: a New Translation” for a New Audience
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