Aristophanes

Aristophanes and the Carnival of Genres  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 26, 2016
Aristophanes and the Carnival of Genres

Aristophanes and the Carnival of Genres by Charles Platter
English | Nov. 17, 2006 | ISBN: 0801885272 | 272 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

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 and speech styles.
Aristophanes' Thesmophoriazusae: Philosophizing Theatre and the Politics of Perception in Late Fifth-Century Athens

Aristophanes' Thesmophoriazusae: Philosophizing Theatre and the Politics of Perception in Late Fifth-Century Athens (Cambridge Classical Studies) by Ashley Clements
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107040825 | 244 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Delphi Complete Works of Aristophanes (Illustrated)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 3, 2015
Delphi Complete Works of Aristophanes (Illustrated)

Aristophanes, "Delphi Complete Works of Aristophanes (Illustrated)"
ISBN: n/a, ASIN: B00EG06C8O | 2013 | EPUB | 884 pages | 3 MB

Aristophanes' Acharnians [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 14, 2014
Aristophanes' Acharnians [Repost]

Aristophanes' Acharnians by S. Douglas Olson
Oxford University Press | October 14, 2004 | English | ISBN: 0199275866 | 479 pages | PDF | 32 MB

Aristophanes' Acharnians was performed at the Lenaia festival in Athens in 425 BCE. The play is the story of an old peasant farmer, Dikaiopolis, who has grown so disgusted with the Peloponnesian War and the patent self-serving of the city's leading politicians (abetted by the stupidity of his fellow-citizens) that he concludes a separate peace with the enemy.

Aristophanes and the Poetics of Competition (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at May 20, 2014
Aristophanes and the Poetics of Competition (repost)

Aristophanes and the Poetics of Competition by Zachary P. Biles
English | ISBN: 0521764076 | 2011 | PDF | 302 pages | 2,2 MB

Athenian comic drama was written for performance at festivals honouring the god Dionysos. Through dramatic action and open discourse, poets sought to engage their rivals and impress the audience, all in an effort to obtain victory in the competitions.

Aristophanes: An Author for the Stage (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 9, 2014
Aristophanes: An Author for the Stage (repost)

Carlo Ferdinando Russo, "Aristophanes: An Author for the Stage"
2002 | ISBN: 0415010829, 0415154049 | PDF | 296 pages | 1,4 MB

Aristophanes: Essays in Interpretation (Yale Classical Studies) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 3, 2013
Aristophanes: Essays in Interpretation (Yale Classical Studies) (repost)

Jeffrey Henderson, "Aristophanes: Essays in Interpretation (Yale Classical Studies)"
English | ISBN: 0521124662 | 2009 | PDF | 248 pages | 3 MB

Aristophanes, one of the greatest and most important poets of the golden age of classical Greek literature, has remained, in the English-speaking world at least, one of the most forbidding, because least well understood. This is a collection of critical and interpretative essays in English devoted entirely to this poet.

Aristophanes Birds  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by phidhahoogaya at May 21, 2011
Aristophanes Birds

Aristophanes Birds
Oxford University Press | June 4, 1998 | ISBN-10: 0198721773 | 552 pages | PDF | 26.5 MB

Birds is generally recognized as one of Aristophanes' masterpieces, for its imaginative plot (it is the source of the word "Cloudcuckooland"), and its charming and original lyrics. This abridgment of Nan Dunbar's widely acclaimed edition of

Aristophanes' Acharnians  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at April 16, 2009
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S. Douglas Olson, "Aristophanes' Acharnians"
Oxford University Press, USA | 2004 | ISBN: 0199275866 | 479 pages | PDF | 64,8 MB

Aristophanes the Democrat  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at July 16, 2016
Aristophanes the Democrat

Aristophanes the Democrat: The Politics of Satirical Comedy during the Peloponnesian War by Keith Sidwell
English | 22 Oct. 2009 | ISBN: 0521519985 | 424 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book provides a new interpretation of the nature of Old Comedy and its place at the heart of Athenian democratic politics. Professor Sidwell argues that Aristophanes and his rivals belonged to opposing political groups, each with their own political agenda.