John Given

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When Gods Don't Appear: Divine Absence and Human Agency in Aristophanes 2009 169669 Surprisingly few gods appear in the eleven surviving comedies of Aristophanes. This article examines what roles the gods do play when they are present. It further argues that humans with divine attributes often appear in lieu of the gods themselves. ...