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Playwrights - Ancient Writers of Tragedy and Comedy

The major playwrights of Ancient Greece and Rome.
  1. Aeschylus (16)
  2. Aristophanes (5)
  3. Euripides (19)
  4. Plautus (7)
  5. Seneca
  6. Sophocles (13)
  7. Terence (2)

The Golden Age of Latin Drama at Rome
Timeline of the Golden Age of Latin Drama.

Diphilus was a Hellenistic Greek who wrote new comedy.

A Greek writer of new comedy little of whose work has survived. New comedy is an early version of the sitcom.

Fescennine Verse
Glossary entry on Fescennine Verse.

Roman Authors Timeline
Dates of major ancient Roman authors.

Greek Plays
Translations of the plays by Aeschylus (Agamemnon, Choephori, Eumenides, Persians, Prometheus, Seven against Thebes, Suppliants), Aristophanes (Birds, Clouds, Ecclesiazusae, Frogs, Knights, Peace, Plutus, Thesmophoriazusae, Wasps), Sophocles (Ajax, Antigone, Electra, Oedipus, Philoctetes, Trachiniae), and Euripides (Alcestis, Andromache, Bacchantes, Cyclops, Electra, Hecuba, Helen, Heracleidae, Heracles, Hippolytus, Ion, Iphigenia, Medea, Orestes, Phoenissae, Rhesus, Suppliants, Trojan Women)

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