Socrates and ridicule | Genius of the Ancient World

Due to his spiritual claims, Socrates was ridiculed publicly in plays by playwrights such as Aristophanes.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'16''
  • Broadcast year: 2015
Curriculum Connection
  • Philosophy

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Genius of the Ancient World
  • Episode: Socrates