Reading Sophocles' Oedipus the King
Edited by Mark R. Anspach
Translation of the play by Wm. Blake Tyrrell with facing Greek text
"Groundbreaking readings of Oedipus by Jean-Pierre Vernant, Michel Foucault, and René Girard... A superb compilation."
—Neni Panourgiá, Columbia University
The Tangled Loops of Violence, Myth, and Madness
by Mark R. Anspach
From the peacemaking rituals of pre-state societies to the paradoxical structure of consciousness, Vengeance in Reverse takes the reader on an intellectual roller-coaster ride that begins with the problem of how to deceive violence and ends with the riddle of how one can deceive oneself.