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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.
Looking, apropos of your picture, into the Iphigenia in Aulis to read the chorus you know of, I found my blue pencil marks made seven years ago,.
Finnish manager Aulis Rytkoenen said he was shocked that crowds were being allowed on to the surface but added: "English teams are used to playing on pitches like potato fields".
Some connections are just proclaimed without presenting a convincing argument: In the last chapter, "Hunding's Horns, Wotan's Storms, Sieglinde's Nightmare," Syer states that Wagner's depiction of the goddess Artemis, which he inserted into his adaptation of Gluck's Iphigenia en Aulis "initially influenced the basic concept of Wotan's stormy presence in Siegfried's Tod" (p.
The most detailed narrative which takes its plot from a tragedy is that of Iphigenia in Aulis.
Just as I resign myself to the idea that I'll never get that close again, Aulis walks past the hide just a metre from where I am sitting.
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.