Λυσιστράτη (PDF)

  • Paperback
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  • Λυσιστράτη
  • Aristophanes
  • English
  • 06 June 2020
  • 9780146001666

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characters Λυσιστράτη Λυσιστράτη Read ë 104 Aristophanes í 4 Read Ke There is to be no love making until peace has been established Suffering severely the men agree to a peaceful settlement with their wives and with their enemie. How do you translate comedy that is than 25 centuries old With ease apparently Lysistrata first performed way back in 411 BC is just as funny now as it must have been for the ancient Greeks It was while holidaying in the Peloponnese that it occurred to me to brush up on the ancient Greek classics A good decision since it really contextualised all the history I was literally walking over every dayThe play commences in 431 404 BC with the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta Almost all the men are engaged in what seems to be an interminable conflict It is Athenian woman Lysistrata who decides on an unusual course of action to bring the war to an end and restore peace she calls on women from all the warring states to refuse their men sex until peace is achieved As you can imagine this may have been a measure welcomed by many women but generally unpopular with the gentsThere is much debate between the women leading this movement and the men in power a

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characters Λυσιστράτη Λυσιστράτη Read ë 104 Aristophanes í 4 Read The most famous bawdy satire of ancient Greece is a ribald anti war fantasy translated by Alan H SommersteinThe women of Greece are weary of the extended war betw. I hate this book because I got arrested on account of it I was at the University of Texas Perry Castaneda Library and it got lost amidst the shuffled stack of books which I dumped into my backpack when I left Exiting the library the sensor went offSorry I forgot to check it out No big deal happens all the time But the Department of Collegiate Fascism aka the UTPD are reuired to file a report Bored from arresting 19 year olds for walking down the street half drunk they show up like it s the scene of a hostage crisis And unlucky me it turns out I have a warrant for an unpaid alcohol possession ticket Still no big deal I can go down to the station and pay it Fine But this is the lobby of a large student library and I am surrounded by my fellow students all of us dutifully studying on a Tuesday night As such might I please just walk out to the police carGET AGAINST THE WALL MOTHERFUCKERAJ COVER ME WHILE I SEARCH THIS SCUMBAGGOTCHA COVERED BUDDY Loudly cocks shotgu

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characters Λυσιστράτη Λυσιστράτη Read ë 104 Aristophanes í 4 Read Een Athens and Sparta Led by Lysistrata they decide to take control of the situation by capturing the Acropolis seat of Athenian wealth and by going on a sex stri. How old is the idea of women withholding sex from men to get what they want Well apparently as far back as 405 BC because that s what happens in this hilarious and bawdy Greek comedy In this play it was en masse with the singular purpose of bringing peace between the warring Athenians and Spartans Did it work Well what do you think