Lysistrata | Study Guide


Get the eBook on Amazon to study offline.

Buy on Amazon Study Guide
Cite This Study Guide

How to Cite This Study Guide

quotation mark graphic


Course Hero. "Lysistrata Study Guide." Course Hero. 29 Dec. 2016. Web. 1 Oct. 2023. <>.

In text

(Course Hero)



Course Hero. (2016, December 29). Lysistrata Study Guide. In Course Hero. Retrieved October 1, 2023, from

In text

(Course Hero, 2016)



Course Hero. "Lysistrata Study Guide." December 29, 2016. Accessed October 1, 2023.


Course Hero, "Lysistrata Study Guide," December 29, 2016, accessed October 1, 2023,

Lysistrata | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Aristophanes' Lysistrata. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Lysistrata that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Freydberg, Bernard. Philosophy and Comedy: Aristophanes, Logos, and Eros. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2008.

Henderson, Jeffrey. Introduction. Three Plays by Aristophanes: Staging Women. By Aristophanes. Trans. Jeffrey Henderson. New York: Routledge, 1996

Robson, James. "Getting the Message: Aristophanic Politics." Aristophanes: An Introduction. Bristol: Bristol Classical, 2009. 162-87. Print.

Robson, James. "Waxing Lyrical: Aristophanes the Songwriter." Aristophanes: An Introduction. Bristol: Bristol Classical, 2009. 141-61. Print.

Sommerstein, Alan H. Introduction. Lysistrata/The Acharnians/Clouds. By Aristophanes. Trans. Alan H. Sommerstein. New York: Penguin, 1973. Print.

Course Hero. "Lysistrata Infographic." Course Hero. 7 Nov. 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2022. <>.

Cite This Study Guide

information icon Have study documents to share about Lysistrata? Upload them to earn free Course Hero access!