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Antigone Along With Its Companion Plays Oedipus Essay

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Along with its companion plays Oedipus Rex and Oedipus at Colonus, Sophocles' Antigone is one of the best known Greek tragedies, and as such offers the ideal text with which to highlight some of the more important elements of Greek tragedy in general, especially those outlined by Aristotle in his Poetics. In the Poetics, Aristotle argues that tragedy can be broken down into a series of conditions which must be met in order to consider something good tragedy, including the centrality of plot over character, the presence of a tragic flaw or mistake on the part of the main character, the necessity that the play reveal some moral or ethical truth, the use of stylistic language to convey these truths in characters' speech, and…. [read more]

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