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45.The Suppliant Women, by Euripides (423 BC)

Its going to be at least another week before I get my hands on a copy of The Knights, so I’ll jump over it for now and post the next title on my list : The Suppliant Women by Euripides… 551 more words

Ancient Greek Literature

Queens Of Syria

This looks fascinating!

A modern retelling of EuripidesTrojan Women as told by a group of Syrian women who are now living as refugees in Jordan. 39 more words



“Man’s best possession is a sympathetic wife.”

When Euripides Interrupts Wild Daydreams

I’m not sure what happens in other people’s heads, but I tend to overshare what happens in mine. It wasn’t long ago that the words, “ 525 more words


An Open Letter to Euripides' Ismene

To A Woman Silenced,

Picture this:

You are a young woman living in a world that consistently tries to control you. You cannot own property, nor choose your own husband. 411 more words


Recommended Reading: Medea

One of the hallmarks of modern storytelling is toying with the conventions of a genre. Familiar stories get retold with surprising twists and the tropes that everyone can see coming are turned upside-down and inside-out. 889 more words

History For Writers