Episode 1 – Translating the Past, with Rachel Kitzinger

What is it like to be the person who attempts to give those who don’t know Ancient Greek access to Greek tragedies?

Stream or download the episode, or subscribe on iTunes, Google Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, Soundcloud, or RSS.

Rachel Kitzinger taught Classics at Vassar College and has published translations of Euripides’ Medea, Hippolytus, and Alcestis and Sophocles’ Oedipus at Colonus. She is also the author of A Dance of Words: The Choruses of Sophokles’ Antigone and Philoktetes.

Episode Music:
Chopin, Andantino “Spring”, B. 117. Performed by Aya Higuchi.
Beethoven, Piano Sonata #15 “Pastoral”, op.28. Andante. Performed by Karine Gilanyan.

About the author: Curtis Dozier