Book Club | March 2017: Seneca Phaedra

Word Cloud PhaedraThe March Book Club selection continues the theme of Roman texts. This month features a tragedy by Seneca: Phaedra, which is also sometimes referred to as Hippolytus. It is a treatment of the same myth with which many members will already be familiar, Euripides Hippolytus, so it might be interesting to make comparisons.

You can read any translation you like. There is a free online translation by Frank Miller Justus:

For those who wish to look at the original:

You can start the discussion here in the forum, and the hangout meeting will be on Tuesday, March 28 at 11 a.m. EDT.

Happy readings!