Synopses & Reviews
The Penn Greek Drama Series presents original literary translations of the entire corpus of classical Greek drama: tragedies, comedies, and satyr plays. It is the only contemporary series of all the surviving work of Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, and Menander.The translations in this volume are by Sheila D'Atri, Palmer Bovie, and Richard Elman.
These comedies by Greek dramatist Menander reveal that the oft-employed theme of mistaken identity is as old as the great Dionysus. The Penn Greek Drama Series presents original literary translations of classical Greek drama. The aim of the series is to make both the works and their interpretations accessible to the reading public.
Table of Contents
The grouch -- Desperately seeking justice -- Closely cropped locks -- The girl from Samos -- The shield.