Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 11

Greek 393: Greek Comedy — Week 11

On December 3 at 7 p.m. EST, Sunoikisis will host the course Greek 393: Greek Comedy via Google Hangouts. To watch the live broadcast, see the YouTube video below.

“Comic Fragments”

Monica Berti

Primary Readings

English: Samia
Greek: Ecclesiazusae 816-989 (1200 words)

Secondary Readings

Jeffrey Rusten, “Sources of the Comic Fragments” and “Menander,” in The Birth of Comedy: Texts, Documents, and Art from Athenian Comic Competitions, edited by Jeffrey Rusten (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011), 7-16, 626-659.