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Primary Source Document Analysis Worksheet
Primary source: _
1. Where and when was the document created? What is the main idea being
communicated by this document?
2. Who was the author, an
Aristophanes: Chorus of The Women, from The Poet and the Women, c. 420 BCE
Aristophanes, c. 446 c. 386 BCE, was a playwright and social commentator in Athens.
He wrote forty plays, of which eleven survive in nearly complete form. Considered the