Clouds By Aristophanes -

clouds play by aristophanes britannica com - the clouds of aristophanes produced in 423 is the best known example although socrates himself wrote nothing he is depicted in conversation in compositions by a small circle of his admirers plato and xenophon first among them, the clouds aristophanes ancient greece classical - the clouds gr nephelai is a comedy by the ancient greek playwright aristophanes originally produced at the athens city dionysia of 423 bce it is perhaps the world s first extant comedy of ideas and lampoons intellectual fashions in classical athens in the play strepsiades an elderly athenian mired in debt enrolls his son pheidippides in socrates philosophy school, 4 texts on socrates plato s euthyphro apology of - 4 texts on socrates plato s euthyphro apology of socrates crito and aristophanes clouds revised edition plato aristophanes thomas g west grace starry west on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers widely adopted for classroom use this book offers translations of four major works of ancient greek literature which treat the life and thought of socrates, amazon com clouds clarendon paperbacks 9780198143956 - aristophanes comedy clouds is a humorous send up of greek rationalism science atheism and lawyerly sophistry as supposedly represented by socrates and the philosophical and sophistic schools of athens, sophists internet encyclopedia of philosophy - the sophists ancient greek the sophists were itinerant professional teachers and intellectuals who frequented athens and other greek cities in the second half of the fifth century b c e, browse by author a project gutenberg - 33000 free ebooks online did you know that you can help us produce ebooks by proof reading just one page a day go to distributed proofreaders, drama study guides sparknotes - drama whether you re studying aeschylus or angels in america we can help you understand works written for the stage including characters themes and important quotes