Aesop, Greek Fabulist
(c. 620-564 BCE)

by Diego Velázquez

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Aesop
  • Date: c. 620-564 BCE
  • Language: Greek
  • Who he was: Greek author of Fables, animal stories and other simple tales, usually meant to teach a lesson. Many fables from later ages have been attributed to him, but little is known of him beyond legend.
  • Included in lists (What's This?): HC; Bloom

Let's consider this a placeholder as I build out the site.
Once that's done, I'll be back to fill in the details--an essay,
links to online and Amazon books, and more. I'll be posting
updates on Facebook and Twitter. Follow along!

Until I get to it, there's always Wikipedia!

No comments:

Post a Comment