Questions and Answers for The Wasps
Literary devices/diction/imagery/characters used in Aristophanes' The Wasps'?
InThe Wasps,Aristophanes' use of figurative language and rich diction portray a man who from the very onset of the play is described as a "monster" with a serious "disease." Aristophanes uses two...
What is Cleon's influence in The Wasps?
Cleon (ca. 475-422 B.C.) was an important historical figure in classical Athens. He served as an Athenian general during the Peloponnesian Wars and was distinguished by a strongly populist bent,...