n Acta Classica : Proceedings of the Classical Association of South Africa - The wall in Aristophanes’ Birds and the walls of Troy : an overlooked parallel - miscellanea

Volume 62 Number 1
  • ISSN : 0065-1141
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In his article ‘Comedy and the Trojan War’, Matthew Wright cites a passage from the parabasis in Aristophanes’ Birds where the chorus, in a meta-theatrical address, invite the judges to see themselves in the role of Paris making his judgement about the three goddesses.

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