In Our Time: Culture

Aristotle's Poetics

42:00 | Jan 27th, 2011

Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss Aristotle's Poetics. The Poetics is, as far as we know, the first ever work of literary theory. Written in the 4th century BC, it is the work of a scholar who was also a biologist, and treats literary works with th...Show More