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Aulis

(ô`lĭs), small port of ancient Greece, in Boeotia, E central Greece. From there the Greek fleet sailed against Troy after the sacrifice of IphigeniaIphigenia
, in Greek legend, daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon. When the Greek ships were delayed by contrary winds at Aulis en route to the Trojan War, Calchas informed Agamemnon that Artemis demanded the sacrifice of his daughter Iphigenia.
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. Its ancient temple of Artemis is in ruins.

Aulis

an ancient town in E central Greece, in Boeotia: traditionally the harbour from which the Greeks sailed at the beginning of the Trojan war
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A group of soldiers led by Agamemnon, the leader of the Greek coalition before and during the Trojan War, are trapped at Aulis because there are no favourable winds.
Em sua Ifigenia em Aulis, duas cenas sao apresentadas para se entrelacarem com o momento crucial da peca: o discurso de aceitacao do sacrificio, pelo qual Ifigenia, filha de Agamenon, seria morta.
Aphrodite in Aulis, 1940-41, David Jones (1895-1974), graphite, ink and watercolour of paper, 62.
One of Burne-Jones's paintings (40) inspired Eliot to reread the passage in Euripides's Iphigenia in Aulis (41) in which the chorus sings a paean to Achilles for his attempt to rescue Iphigenia from being sacrificed by her father: "cho.
1); Anne Washburn's transadaptation of lphigenia in Aulis (Sept.
24) Clytemnestra herself will refer to Atreid misuse and violation of ritual practice in her acerbic debate with Electra, recounting Agamemnon's deceptive summoning of their daughter, Iphigenia, to Aulis on the pretext of marriage to Achilles (1018-36).
The methodology used here to uncloset and uncorset three of these plays--Lady Jane Lumley's Iphigenia in Aulis, Elizabeth Cary's The Tragedy of Mariam, and the Mary Sidney Herbert commissioned Cleopatra by Samuel Daniel--is to explore them by means of the collective, creative, and community-based acts of criticism that take place when the plays are performed today.
AARNIO, Aulis, "Esbozo de una interpretacion hermeneutica del realismo escandinavo: Reinterpretando a Alf Ross" Doxa: Cuadernos de filosofia del Derecho.
Este es el caso de Mauricio Suarez, Andras Machaguan ("alcalde de los indios canteros"), Simon Anba ("alguacil de los indios canteros), Don Juan Bilatuna, Diego Aulis, Juan Benitez Canar y un sinfin de individuos hasta ahora desconocidos y hoy analizados por la autora con una metodologia microhistorica.
Similarly, while in Argentina Euripides' Iphigenia in Aulis in its most recent adaptation, in Ines de Oliveira Cezar's film Extranjera (2007), is re-appropriated "[.
Euripides' Iphigenia in Aulis stages the arrival of Iphigenia and Clytemnestra at Aulis where Iphigenia will be sacrificed so that the Greek army can sail to Troy; she has been brought there under the pretense that she will be married to Achilles.
The restaurant features organic produce from Rogan's nearby farm and also has a research kitchen called Aulis where new recipes are perfected.