The Cambridge Companion to Greek Comedy

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Greek comedy flourished in the fifth and fourth centuries BC, both in and beyond Athens. Aristophanes and Menander are the best-known writers whose work is in part extant, but many other dramatists are known from surviving fragments of their plays. This sophisticated but accessible introduction explores the genre as a whole, integrating literary questions (such as characterisation, dramatic technique or diction) with contextual ones (for example audience response, festival context, interface with ritual or political frames) ...

The Cambridge Companion to Greek Comedy 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521760287

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The Cambridge Companion to Greek Comedy 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

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