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[Reading] ➭ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ➵ Aristophanes – 502udns.info Thesmophoriazusae was performed in Athens in 411 BCE most likely at the City Dionysia and is among the most brilliant of Aristophanes' eleven surviving comedies It is the story of the crucial moment i[Reading] ➭ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ➵ Aristophanes – 502udns.info Thesmophoriazusae was performed in Athens in 411 BCE most likely at the City Dionysia and is among the most brilliant of Aristophanes' eleven surviving comedies It is the story of the crucial moment i Thesmophoriazusae was performed in Athens in BCE most likely at the City Dionysia and is among the most brilliant of Aristophanes' eleven surviving comedies It is the story of the crucial mo.

Ment in a quarrel between the tragic playwright Euripides and Athens' women who accuse him of slandering them in his plays and are holding a meeting at one of their secret festivals to set a penalty for his crimes Thesmophoriazusae is a brilliantly inventive comedy full of wild slapstick humor and devastating literary parody and is a basic source for questions of gender and sexuality in late th century Athens and for the popular reception of Euripidean tragedy Austin and Olson offer.

Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBMent in a quarrel between the tragic playwright Euripides and Athens' women who accuse him of slandering them in his plays and are holding a meeting at one of their secret festivals to set a penalty for his crimes Thesmophoriazusae is a brilliantly inventive comedy full of wild slapstick humor and devastating literary parody and is a basic source for questions of gender and sexuality in late th century Athens and for the popular reception of Euripidean tragedy Austin and Olson offer.

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Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Αριστοφάνης c BCE – c BCE was a playwright of ancient Athens About of his works are known in full and they are the only plays of the Old Comedy style to have survived They are The Acharnians The Birds The Clouds The Ecclesiazusae The Frogs The Knights Peace Plutus Wealth The Thesmophoriazusae and The Wasps These plays have been translated into many languages and continue to be staged or adapted for theatrical productionsAristophanes satirized the political and social issues of th century BC Athens such as the ongoing Peloponnesian War the structure of the city state the role of women in public life and the influence of philosophers notably Socrates in shaping public opinion.

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  1. David Sarkies David Sarkies says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBSecret Women's Business14 June 2012 I actually quite like Aristophanes not because he is a brilliant playwright though since eleven of his works have survived 2500 years I really do not think that I am in a position to comment on his ability Obviously there


  2. Marquise Marquise says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBFunny the argument is quite reminiscent of that scandal in Rome centuries later when Clodius Pulcher got this mad idea to disguise himself as a woman to intrude into the females only Bona Dea festival that got him in hot water and his lover Pompeia Sulla sent back in disgrace and divorced by Caesar Maybe he was inspired by this play hehOnly that whilst the Roman heretic's action had seduction in mind Aristophanes' comedy has the motive of self defence Of sorts Euripides th


  3. Sarah Sarah says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBBoy I'm not sure why Aristophanes satirized Euripides so much but I can say one thing it's so funny when he does In this play which has a super complicated s


  4. Mitchell Mitchell says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBRead this after reading an article in The New York Review of Books which posited that Euripides wrote The Bacchae as a response to this play The usual sequence is that the comic writer writes his comedy as a satire of an existing tragedy After reading this play again I can definitely see where the author of the article is coming fromI wish that I could find an edition of Aristophanes that would provide really good notes on what is being parodied and how Anyone have any recommendations in that regard?


  5. Realini Realini says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBThesmophoriazusae by AristophanesIn ancient Greece the women have a celebration – ThesmophoriaAnd male characters wish to and make the necessary adaptations to attend with funny resultsat timesI am not taken aback by this play but I need to write down that I have been trying itIn fact before getting on with it this morning I had wondered i


  6. Garrett Cash Garrett Cash says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBThis is easily the most entertaining Aristophanes play that I've read Consistently funny and surprisingly timeless compared to his political works The basic plot is that Euripides is going to be tried by a group of disgruntled females because they feel he demeans them in his plays His solution is to send his buddy into their circle dressed up as a woman to defend Euripides's case If that d


  7. Jovana Autumn Jovana Autumn says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBI’ve been feeling down in the last two weeks because of my toothache as I mentioned in my updates Lovely times Been taking painkillers and tried to tone it down so I had no idea what to read Onto the actual reviewMy first encounter with Aristophanes was last year when I had to read The Frogs for college I enjoyed the play and found it entertaining so I knew I would return to this author later on I found on my e reader a few of his comedies


  8. Edward Cheer Edward Cheer says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBDead serious I chose to read this play purely because of its ridiculously long title I think in the hypothetical ridiculously longest book titles in the history of humanity Thesmophoriazusae is right up there on that list along with Origin of the Species and The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde I didn't mind Thesmo too much in fact I hold in the same regard as I hold Lysistrata being a very comedic look on the treatment of women and their relationship with men in Greece And much like Lysistrata that relationship can seemingly sway a bit towards the favor of men particularly near the end when Euripides threatens t


  9. Dmk Dmk says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBOnce again Aristophanes play with briliant premise I do like his ideas And I was looking forward reading his final and greatest mocking of Euripides I even skipped this play while reading Aristophanes in order to read it after having Euripides' tragedies readTo my disappointment knowledge of particular tragedies seemed to add no additional pleasure to reading of The Thesmophoriazusae His mocking or Euripides' tragedies were for me weakest moments of play And usualy they were much about mocking the myth yes concrete phrases were cited from Euripides but so what? in general rather than mocking the tragedy itself So did I like it? Yes I did But it is by no means outstanding Just another Old comedy with hilarious premise funny beginnig that slowly becames pure madness in the second half


  10. Lauren Lauren says:

    Hardback Þ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες ePUB ñ Θεσμοφοριάζουσες kindle, Θεσμοφοριάζουσες PDFEPUBThis was definitely one of my favourites of Aristophanes' works so far I read this for school a couple of weeks ago and unlike The Frogs it actually made me laugh Its funny in the way that Euripi


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