Lysistrata | Study Guide


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Lysistrata | Character Map

Chorus of Old Women Voice of femininity and social cohesion Antagonists Friends Friends Allies Antagonists Spouses Lysistrata Driven, insightful, and charismatic Athenian leader Magistrate Blustering, war-mongering authority figure Cinesias Chauvinistic and desperate man Calonice Mature, lusty woman of Thebes Lampito Lysistrata's steadfast Spartan counterpart Myrrhine Coy, loyal woman; tortures Cinesias by denying him sex Chorus of Old Men Voice of masculinity and tradition Supports cause Undermines cause
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