Episode 37: The New Comedy (Menander's Old Cantankerous)


Manage episode 174005651 series 1176430
By Doug Metzger. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Menander’s Old Cantankerous (316 BCE), produced during the New Comedy period, shows theater beginning to take on its modern form.

Transcription: http://literatureandhistory.com/index.php/episode-037-the-new-comedy Quiz: http://literatureandhistory.com/index.php/episode-37-quiz Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/literatureandhistory

70 episodes