This episode is all about Ben Jonson’s social satire/beast fable Volpone.
- All the ways that Ben Jonson is the Aaron Sorkin of his time
- Imagining this play in performance
- Richard Dutton’s essay “Volpone and the Beast Fable: An Early Modern Analogic Reading.” Huntington Library Quarterly 67.3 (2004): 347-70
- Commedia dell’arte
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