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Assembly of Women, the (-391) [Play]
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The women of Athens concoct a daring scheme: to infiltrate the male-dominated Assembly disguised as men and to vote themselves into power, after which they will overturn the old laws and inaugurate a new society where all are equal and where property - sex, too! - is shared.

Original title: Εκκλησιαζουσαι [Ecclesiazousae]
Alternative titles: The Congresswomen / The Assemblywomen / A Parliament of Women
Original languages: Ancient Greek

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Genre: Drama and PlaysAncientGreekComedy

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Birds and Other Plays, the (1978) [Collection]
      Author: Aristophanes
     Three Plays by Aristophanes: Staging Women (1996) [Collection]
      Author: Aristophanes
     Four Plays by Aristophanes (2004) [Collection]
      Author: Aristophanes

Edition #1: A Parliament of Women

A Parliament of Women (2004)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Paul Roche
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Edition #2: Assembly of Women

Assembly of Women (1997)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Robert Mayhew
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Manifested in:

Assembly of Women (1997)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Amherst, NY
Publisher: Prometheus Books
ISBN: 1573921335
Dimensions: x x x
Pages: 124

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Edition #3: Assemblywomen

Assemblywomen (1996)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Jeffry Henderson
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Edition #4: The Assemblywomen

Edition #5: The Congresswomen (Ecclesiazusae)




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