Translated by Poet Laureate W.S. Merwin
& George E. Dimock, Jr.
Euripides' last play is the first in our 3-year celebration of Ancient Greek drama! In this beautiful translation, Agamemnon, leader of the Greek Army, must appease the goddess Artemis, who won't let his troops set sail for Troy. But is the price of honor too great when it demands the sacrifice his daughter, Iphigenia?