In response to:

Shall We Dance? from the September 27, 2007 issue

In William H. McNeill’s review of Barbara Ehrenreich’s Dancing in the Streets: A History of Collective Joy [NYR, September 27, 2007], the maenads who murder Pentheus in Euripides’ play The Bacchae include his mother, not his wife.

This Issue

January 17, 2008