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Different tempora, different mores, perhaps; but the urbane fluidity of these comedies only serves to reveal with greater clarity the unpleasant jaggedness of some of the rocks below their surface.
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Nov 01, l. Terence, Latin in full Publius Terentius Afer born c. When it comes to Roman Comedy I tend to see Plautus’s work like a gently flowing clear stream, while his later successor Terence seems to resemble more of a loose faucet that can only be repaired through severe attention to the leaking details. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? I don’t remember the treatment of women being quite so stormentador in Plautus. Without comparing it to the original Latin it is hard to judge Radice’s translation, but it reads smoothly and is well accompanied by her useful introductory sections.
Honestly, I enjoy Plautus much more. Things change; Apatow’s Garry Shandling documentary is surprisingly tender. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Sono comunque contenta di aver colmato questa ennesima lacuna, ma la prossima volta mi leggo solo le tragedie, che si vede che il mio animo melanconico non apprezza “la crassa risata”. In English translations that achieve a lively readability without sacrificing the dramatic and comic impact of the original Latin, this volume presents all mism comedies: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Lulu Rl rated it it was amazing May 27, Offensive Comedy reminds us that the world stands on absurdities.
Plautus’ stock characters were more interesting to me. Spanish translation Original Language: I don’t know if it was Frank O.
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Isabelle Nyhan rated it it was ok Jun 09, On the downside, the treatment le female characters is a little hard to accept, although in keeping with contemporary values. Refresh and try again. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Roman fun but not as fun as Petronius. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Musaranya rated it liked it Jan 18, An eminently readable playwright, he must’ve made his Roman a Terence is more seamless in his craft than Plautus or Aristophanes and, as a result, his plots lend themselves to greater philosophical reflection; though the plots are standard, Terence weaves a complicated web in each play that is all the more dazzling as it’s functions are slowly revealed.
I guess that if a nun thought Terence worthy of emulation, despite his frequent bawdiness, then these plays are worth a look! The plays of Terence have been highly evaluated not only for their technical innovation the “double plot”but also for the smoothness of their writing, which is evident even in translation, and for the human element that they bring to stock characters. Sometimes Terence wraps so much plot into his plays that even he has a hard time figuring out how to neatly synchronize the partners up in the 5th act.
Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Indeed, Terence’s plan of attack usually revolves around creating as much conflict and hidden social connections as humanely possible, before wrapping it all up at the end by pairing males off with there ‘appropriate’ counterpart i. Ivana zderic rated it it was amazing Nov 11, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.
Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. While not everyone’s cup of tea, I found ‘The Comedies’ tobe entertaining, along with having some history in them.
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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. For a person who prefers slapstick, it was okay. Terence is more seamless in his craft than Plautus or Aristophanes and, as a result, his plots lend themselves to greater philosophical reflection; though the plots are standard, Terence weaves a complicated web in each play that is all the more dazzling as it’s functions are slowly revealed.
William Grant rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Themes of retrieved ‘lost children’, mischievous slaves, and sons yearning for women their social class cannot permit them to marry are abundant here.