Absent Now the Dead - A film by Hamilton Sterling - Study Guide

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ISBN: 978-1-7923-7268-1
By: Gregory, Donna, et al.


The ghost of a soldier from the Trojan War travels through the ruins of the ancient world to confront a council of tyrants who make war on democracy. The filmmakers offer to your library, university, college, or high school, a study guide of the film, Absent Now the Dead, to advance the knowledge of the Humanities and Classical Studies including: film, art, history, literature, ancient studies, music, theater arts, political science, ethics, environmental studies, aesthetics, writing, and rhetoric.


Donna Gregory

Donna U. Gregory, Ph.D., is the Associate Producer of the film, Absent Now the Dead. Dr. Gregory taught in two interdisciplinary humanities programs and was formerly on the faculty of UCLA Writing Programs. She has received grants from the University of California, The Social Science Research Council, and The National Endowment for the Humanities. Her book, The Nuclear Predicament (Published by St. Martin's Press) aided the anti-nuclear weapons movement.