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Latin 205: Poenulus


Poenulus :

  • Franko, George Fredric. 1994. "The Use of Poenus & Carthaginiensis in Early Latin Literature." CP 89: 153-183.
  • ----- 1996. "The Characterization of Hanno in Plautus' Poenulus." AJP 117: 425-452.
  • -----. 1995. "Incest & Ridicule in the Poenulus of Plautus." CQ 45.1: 250-252.
  • Gratwick, A.S. 1971. "Hanno's Punic Speech in the Poenulus of Plautus." Hermes 99: 25-45.
  • Johnston, Patricia A. 1980. "Poenulus 1.2 and Roman Women." TAPA 110: 143-159.
  • Slater, Niall W. 1992. "Plautine Negotiations: The Poenulus Prologue Unpacked." YCIS 29: 131-46.

Plautine Comedy:

  • Anderson, William S. 1993. Barbarian Play: Plautus' Roman Comedy. Toronto, Univ. of Toronto Press.
  • Chalmers, Walter R. 1965. "Plautus and his Audience." In T.A. Dorley and D.R. Dudley. Roman Drama, 21-50. London: Routledge.
  • Goldberg, Sander M. 1998. "Plautus in the Palatine." JRS 88: 1-20.
  • Gruen, Erich S. 1992. "Plautus and the Public Stage." In Culture and National Identity in Republican Rome, 124-57. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
  • Hughes, David J. 1975. A Bibliography of Scholarship on Plautus. Amsterdam: A. M. Hakkert.
  • Moore, Timothy J. 1998. The Theater of Plautus: Playing to the Audience. Austin: University of Texas Press.
  • Muecke, Francis. 1986. "Plautus and the Theatre of Disguise." CA 5: 216-229.
  • Parker, H. 1989. "Crucially Funny or Tranio on the Couch: The Servus Callidus and Jokes about Torture." TAPA 119: 233-46.
  • Rei, Annalisa. 1998. "Villains, Wives & Slaves in the Comedies of Plautus." In Sheila Murnaghan and Sandra R. Joshel eds., Women and Slaves in Greco-Roman Culture, 92-108. London: Routledge.
  • Segal, Erich. 1978. Roman Laughter: The Comedy of Plautus. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press.
  • Slater, N.W. 1985. Plautus in Performance: The Theater of the Mind. Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press.
  • Wiles, David. 1988. "Taking Farce Seriously: Recent Critical Approaches to Plautus," In Themes in Drama, 10: Farce, 261-71, ed. James Redmond. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.

General Roman Comedy & Theater:

  • Beacham, Richard C. 1992. The Roman Theatre and its Audience. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press.
  • Beare, W. 1965. The Roman Stage. London: Barnes and Noble.
  • Bieber, Margarete. 1961. History of the Greek and Roman Theater (2nd ed). Princeton, Princeton Univ. Press.
  • Csapo, Eric and William J. Slater. 1995. The Context of Ancient Drama. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press.
  • Dorey T.A. and D.R. Dudley. 1965. Roman Drama. London: Routledge.
  • Duckworth, George E. 1952. The Nature of Roman Comedy. Princeton.
  • Hunter, R. L. 1985. The New Comedy of Greece and Rome. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.
  • Konstan, David. 1983. Roman Comedy. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press.
  • Luce, T. James, ed. 1982. Ancient Writers: Greece and Rome. New York: Scribner.
  • Saunders, Catharine. 1966. Costume in Roman Comedy. New York: AMS Press.
  • Scodel, Ruth, ed. 1993. Theater and Society in the Classical World. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
  • Sebesta Judith, Lynn & Bonfante, eds. 1994. The World of Roman Costume. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.
  • Sutton, Dana. 1993. Ancient Comedy: The War of the Generations. New York: Twayne Publishers.
  • Wiles, David. 1991. The Masks of Menander: Sign and Meaning in Greek and Roman Performance. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.



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