Discuss the representation of women, historical representation, challenging social custom in Euripides’ play The Medea.

Discuss the ways in which literature belonging to one time and place are received by new audiences across geographical frontiers as well as across historical eras.

How are literary texts and theatrical performances altered as they enter the translingual spaces between cultures?

How and for what purposes have the cultural artefacts of the past been preserved for later generations, and what new significance have they acquired for contemporary audiences across the globe?