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Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies about Women

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Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies about Women - Christenson, David (Translated by)
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Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies About Women is the first text to uniquely employ comedy as a vehicle to explore women, gender, and sexuality in Greek and Roman antiquity. Featuring new, engaging, and accessible translations by David Christenson of four of the finest classical comedies-- Lysistrata (Aristophanes), Samia (Menander), Casina (Plautus), and Hecyra (Terence)--it provides instructors with an attractive and innovative way to explore the social and cultural dimensions of ancient theater and the ...

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Hysterical Laughter: Four Ancient Comedies about Women 2014, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199797448

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