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Aristophanes and the Carnival of Genres

Charles Platter - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 272 pages
The comedies of Aristophanes are known not only for their boldly imaginative plots but for the ways in which they incorporate and orchestrate a wide variety of literary genres ...
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Clouds, Acharnians, Lysistrata: a companion to the Penguin translation of ...

Kenneth James Dover, Simon Tremewan - Drama - 1989 - 98 pages
What was 'comic' about Aristophanes' comedies? For those approaching Aristophanes without a knowledge of Greek, Sir Kenneth Dover's companion to "Clouds" and Simon Tremmewan's ...
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No Laughing Matter: Studies in Athenian Comedy

C.W. Marshall, George Kovacs - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 208 pages
A commissioned collection of papers covering widely read works, fragmentary plays and lost authors, showcasing the best of new scholarship on Old and Middle comedy.
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Lycurgan Athens and the Making of Classical Tragedy

Johanna Hanink - History - 2014
Through a series of interdisciplinary studies this book argues that the Athenians themselves invented the notion of 'classical' tragedy just a few generations after the city's ...
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The Cambridge Companion to Greek Comedy

Martin Revermann - Drama - 2014 - 520 pages
Provides a unique panorama of this challenging area of Greek literature, combining literary perspectives with historical issues and material culture.
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Aristophanes' Frogs

Mark Griffith - History - 2013 - 320 pages
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