Questions tagged [aristophanes]

Questions about the works of the Greek comic playwright Aristophanes (c. 446–c. 386 BC) or his life as a writer. Use with the tag [greek-literature].

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How could the old woman's lover become rich, if it goes against the play's comic project?

I just finished reading Pluto by Aristophanes. The comic project of the play is to obtain a more fair distribution of richness which is at the beginning given only to dishonest people (or to people ...