Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 8

Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 8

Tomorrow, November 5, at 7 p.m. EDT, Sunoikisis will host the course Greek 393: Greek Comedy via Google Hangouts. To watch the live broadcast, see the YouTube video below.

“Gender in Comedy”

Polyxeni Strolonga

Primary Readings

English: Lysistrata
Greek: Ecclesiazusae 460-572 (831 words)

Secondary Readings

Froma I. Zeitlin, “Utopia and myth in Aristophanes’ Ecclesiazusae,” inContextualizing Classics: Ideology, Performance, Dialogue, edited by Thomas Falkner, Nancy Felson and David Konstan (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 1999), 69 – 88.