Questions tagged [prometheus-the-fire-bringer]

Questions about the lost play 'Prometheus the Fire-Bringer' (Ancient Greek: Προμηθεὺς Πυρφόρος, Promētheús Pyrphóros) by Aeschylus which was part of the Prometheia trilogy. Use with the tags [aeschylus] and [greek-literature].

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Did the play “Prometheus the Fire-Bringer” provide an aetiology for a festival honouring Prometheus?

The Wikipedia article on the lost play Prometheus the Fire-Bringer attributed to Aeschylus tells us: Finally, Athenaeus wrote of a contemporary Athenian festival dedicated to Prometheus: Aeschylus ...
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