HELLENISTIC RELIGIONS. Whereas religion is never a mere reflex of political, economic, and social conditions, there are periods in history when these factors exert a palpably str...
(c. 1905 - 1984)
American playwright, scriptwriter, memoirist, short story writer, director, critic, and editor.
Lillian Hellman: Introduction
Lillian Hellman: Principal Works
Hellman, Lillian (1906-1984)
One of the most daring and inventive playwrights of her generation, Lillian Hellman's own life was the stuff of drama. As Carl Rollyson has written, "The key...
The death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC marks the beginning of the Hellenistic Period and covers 300 years to the invasion of Egypt by the Romans. The word Hellenic refers only to the Greeks, but ...