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Aeschines, Against Ctesiphon, 41


nanBut I will show you where they get this false assertion. First, however, I will tell the reason why the laws governing the proclamations in the theater were enacted. It frequently happened that at the performance of the tragedies in the city proclamations were made without authorization of the people, now that this or that man was crowned by his tribe, now that others were crowned by the men of their deme, while other men by the voice of the herald manumitted their household slaves, and made all Hellas their witness;


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1. Aeschines, Against Ctesiphon, 42-43, 154 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

2. Aristotle, Athenian Constitution, 42.4 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
abuses, at the great dionysia Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
aeschines, against ctesiphon Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
agora, athenian, space Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
athenians, at the festivals Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
audience, at the festivals Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
chabrias, and the persian wars Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
chabrias, as an athenian defeat Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
crowns, honorific, for demosthenes Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
crowns, honorific, proclamation of Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
ctesiphon, his decree for demosthenes Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
demosthenes, funeral oration, election to give Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
dionysia, great Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
dionysia festival Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
festivals, of dionysus Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
foreigners, at the festivals Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
lycurgus, as litigant Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
lysicles Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
nicias, as a choregos Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
plutarch, on nicias Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 184
solon, and aeschines Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
theatre of dionysus Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
thebes, thebans, destruction of, by alexander Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302
trophy, trophies' Westwood, The Rhetoric of the Past in Demosthenes and Aeschines: Oratory, History, and Politics in Classical Athens (2020) 302