Playing Around Aristophanes Essays in Celebration of the Completion of the Edition of the Comedies of Aristophanes by Alan Sommerstein
Lynn Kozak and John Rich
Preface Poetics and politics in the comedies of Aristophanes (Bernhard Zimmermann) Names, satire and politics in Aristophanes (Andrea Ercolani) Aristophanes, fandom and the classicising of Greek tragedy (Ralph Rosen) Aristophanic spacecraft (Nick Lowe) A little ironic, don't you think? Utopian criticism and the problem of Aristophanes' late plays (Ian Ruffell) On first looking into Kratinos' Dionysalexandrou (Ian Storey) How Aristophanes got his A&P(Alan Sommerstein) Bibliography
There is certainly enough of substance here to light a flame even in a hardened Aristophanists heart.'
Size: 210 x 149 mm
Publication: December 8, 2006
Series: Aris & Phillips Classical Texts