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PREFERRED TERM
1797Messenger  
BROADER CONCEPT
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SCOPE NOTE
  • Secondary figure of ancient Greek tragedy, usually anonymous. The basic function of the Messenger in the drama is to report off-stage action or events that occurred inside the palace which he has eye-witnessed to other characters on stage and the spectators.
SOURCE
  • Barrett (2002)
  • De Jong (1991)
  • Dickin (2009)
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Goulis Helen (AA)
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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1797
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