The Context of the Greek Tragedians

What was happening in ancient Athens during the time of the great tragedians: Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides? Who was Aeschylus? What little we know about Aeschylus is scattered and comes down to us from Pausanias and other ancient sources. Aeschylus lived from approximately 523 BC in Eleusis until approximately 456 BC. He is believed to … Continue reading The Context of the Greek Tragedians