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11 Plays! Birds, Clouds, Frogs, Knights, Peace, ...

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11 Plays of ARISTOPHANES! Birds, Clouds, Frogs, Knights, Peace, ... 


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Table of Contents

  • On Satire in Aristophanes’s Clouds
    • Introduction
    • Laughter as a Shared Social Experience
    • A Sense of Humour
    • The Joke: Some Thoughts About Structure
    • The Two-Edged Nature of the Joke
    • Satire: A General Definition
    • Satire: Some Comments on the Range
    • Satire: Some Basic Techniques
    • Is Satire Ever Effective?
    • The Clouds
    • The Chorus
    • The Ending of The Clouds
    • Short Postscript on The Birds
  • Women in Parliament (Ecclesiazousae)
  • LYSISTRATA (Ian Johnston’s Translation)
  • LYSISTRATA (G.Theodoridis’ Translation)
    • Scene 1
    • Scene 2
    • Scene 3
    • Scene 4
    • Scene 5
    • Scene 6
    • Scene 7
    • Scene 8
    • Scene 9
  • Women at the Festival (Thesmophoriazousae)
  • Acharnians
    • Scene 1
    • Scene 2
    • Scene 3
    • Scene 4
    • Scene 5
    • Scene 6
    • Scene 7
    • Scene 8
  • Wasps
    • ACT ONE
    • ACT TWO
    • ACT FOUR
    • ACT FIVE

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