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characters ã PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Aristophanes Aristophanes ☆ 4 Download Birds/Lysistrata/Women at the Thesmophoria (Loeb Classical Library 179) Download â 104 Greek text facing a lively unexpurgated translation with full explanatory notes In Birds Aristophanes turns from the pointed political satire characteristic of earlier plays to a fantasy that soars literally into the air in search of a carefree world Here the enterprising protagonists create a utopian counter Athens called Cloudcuckooland ruled by birds Lysistrata blends uninhibited. According to the internet a footnote is an additional piece of information printed at the bottom of a page for example a citation contextual information or explanation or reference to further reading etc In this volume footnotes are only very rarely useful mostly they are unhelpful and sometimes straight up bewilderingAnother bewilderment comes from choices made in translation such as in Birds page 177 where a character Second Messenger is shouting SOS SOS SOS which didn t exist in ancient Greece in fact it was only invented in 1906 and not officially recognized until an international conference in 1908 Which made me curious to what the ancient Greeks would actually say in such a context Though being unable to read the text on the left side I can not say The point is it would have been better to translate directly and provide a footnote explanation if at all necessary The text has several of these puzzling translations Though they are like editorial changes or even rewrites of the original text The original texts are fragmentary but it would have been preferable to have the sections marked in the text that are additions and from where rather than the brief information on page 8 Regarding the actual plays Birds was tedious and predictable and rarely entertaining Women at the Thesmophoria interesting and substantial but something felt amiss and by far the funniest was Lysistrata and comparable with the other two I will presently forgo any critical remarks because thinking about it puts me in a cheery mood Regarding something amiss I suppose plays should be watched and not read and perhaps they are better taken in being performed rather than read as was the way that most ancient Greeks would see them However it will then also be interesting to note any differences between text and performances as artistic license would probably be freely applied to such old playsIt has also been suggested to seek out different volumes than the Loeb Classical Library Series translations as their translations are sometimes described as perfunctory Though for a novice reader they are often recommended especially with regards to availability I probably will read this volume again at some point but will also find a different translation to compareI think the main criticism is that adapting the text with modern language popular conventions and so forth takes away significant cultural contexts which lessens the possible impact and understanding and on the whole the overall experience La Batalla de Jose Luna 1967Las tres caras de Venus 1953 text facing a lively unexpurgated Girl of Nightmares translation with full explanatory notes In Birds Aristophanes Saber Leer turns from The Y Chromosome the pointed political satire characteristic of earlier plays Venga a nosotros tu reino to a fantasy Trauma that soars literally into Resérvame tus besos cada día the air in search of a carefree world Here Alabanza the enterprising protagonists create a utopian counter Athens called Cloudcuckooland ruled by birds Lysistrata blends uninhibited. 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characters ã PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Aristophanes Aristophanes ☆ 4 Download Birds/Lysistrata/Women at the Thesmophoria (Loeb Classical Library 179) Download â 104 Aristophanes ca 446 386 bc one of the world's greatest comic dramatists has been admired since antiuity for his iridescent wit and beguiling fantasy exuberant language and brilliant satire of the social intellectual and political life of Athens at its height In this third volume of a new Loeb Classical Library edition of Aristophanes' plays Jeffrey Henderson presents a freshly edited. I was pleasantly surprised by the three plays in this collection I can t comment on the translation but if it captures the tone accurately the three plays came across to me as SNL a la ancient Greece There are jibes at then current politicians and celebrities Women at the Thesmophoria is basically a full on roast of Euripides spoofs on other plays just plainly crude burlesue on sex both homo and hetero drag ueenery You really have to wonder whether 2000 years from now university courses on ancient Earth culture will have courses on the Comedies of SNL with descriptions like the one given at the GR description of this volume to wit SNL one of the world s greatest comic dramatists has been admired since antiuity for his iridescent wit and beguiling fantasy exuberant language and brilliant satire of the social intellectual and political life of the United States at its height In this thirtieth volume of a new Loeb Classical Library edition of SNL s plays Paul Atreides presents a freshly edited English text facing a lively unexpurgated translation with full explanatory notes


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