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  • 1. Introduction to
    Greek Drama
  • 2. Why did the Greeks create drama?
  • 3. DIONYSUS
    • Drama was used to worship Dionysus
    • 4. god specifically associated with wine and wine miracles
    • 5. Started drunkenness
    • 6. God of wild nature
    • 7. Related with panthers, leopards, lions, bulls, and snakes
    Worshipped in dancing
  • 8. Maenads
    • Dionysus
    women followers
    • Thename means ravening (like rave)
    • 9. They were dancers
    in trance like state
  • 10. What are the elements
    Of drama?
  • 11. Comedy
    • Satire
    • 12. Subtle humor
    • 13. Mirrored life in Athens
    • 14. Intellectual
    • 15. Not like modern comedy, (not slapstick)