Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 9

Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 9

On November 12, 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.

“Verbal Humor and Translation”

Heather Vincent

Primary Readings

English: Lysistrata
Greek: Ecclesiazusae 573-672 (961 words)

Secondary Readings

William Hazlitt, “Lectures on the English Comic Writers,” in The Philosophy of Laughter and Humor, edited by John Morreall (Albany: State University of New York, 1987), 65-82.