Questions tagged [andromache]

Questions about the tragedy 'Andromache' (Ancient Greek: Ἀνδρομάχη) by Euripides, written in the fifth century BCE. Use with the tags [euripides] and [greek-literature].

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Why did Andromache call the men of Sparta ‘devious plotters and the master of lies’?

Why does Euripides put the following speech into the mouth of Andromache, in his play of the same name? Andromache: (Breaking into a rage) Inhabitants of Sparta, most hated men on earth, devious ...