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I am having difficulty finding sources for info with regard to Aristophanes The Birds. Can you help me find this article?

Empire in Speech: The Politics of Aristophanes' Birds Source: Academic Search Premier About: Conference Papers -- Midwestern Political Science Association
Last Updated: Sep 14, 2011  |  25 Views
Topics: Humanities

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I’d be glad to help. 


Unfortunately, Empire in Speech: The Politics of Aristophanes’ Birds is not held by IU East.  It can be obtained from, or by using Interlibrary Loan:  If you’ve never used it before, click ‘first time users’ and make up a username and password.


For other articles, I would also recommend starting with the database JSTOR:


Try using the advanced search option, and entering:


‘Aristophanes AND Birds’ in the search blank, and searching in ‘item title’ rather than ‘full text’, like so:


 jstor search screen


















You might also find books useful.  Try eBrary at:


A general search like ‘Aristophanes AND Birds’ will return a lot of books on Aristophanes.


Two that look particularly interesting are Venom in Verse: Aristophanes in Modern Greece (especially chapter 4) and Aristophanes: An Author for the Stage (especially chapter 8). 


If you need more resources, please let me know.




Matt Dilworth

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