Question: machiavellis la mandragola the mandrake is one of the most...
Machiavelli's La mandragola (The Mandrake) is one of the most famous and successful comedies of the Italian Renaissance.
Read the play and watch the movie.
Describe two of the main characters and their role in the development of the play.
Do you think that there might be a social commentary underlying the humorous and amusing plot?
Is the wife, Lucrezia, an innocent victim of a conspiracy against her?