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Antigone is a real heroine; she stands up for what she believes in. Determined but doomed, Antigone shows her inner strength throughout the play. I shall post a short review after reading each one.

In the opening of the play, Antigone brings Ismene outside the palace gates late at night for a secret meeting: Ismene bitches and moans and tells Antigone she’s crazy for taking such a risk, but Antigone will osfokle back down on this. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject.


View all 6 comments. Preview — Antigone by Sophocles. Dec 20, Paula M. In the beginning of the play, two brothers leading opposite sides in Thebes’ civil war died fighting each other for the throne. Antigone has always been one of my favorite heroines. However, he is not caught in a dilemma deciding whether it is right to punish Antigone or not – he has already made up his mind, set the path that he wants to travel, and travels down it. She is strong-will Book Review 4 out of 5 stars to Antigonethe third in a trilogy of Theban plays written around BC yes, almost years ago by Sophocles.

Now the Ssofokle does play an important role in Greek tragedy, and usually represents what the Greeks call the ‘Oklos’, or the crowd.

While it is true that people should be left to make their own decisions, we demonstrate time and time again that we are actually not capable of doing so, therefore the state actually does need to step in to protect us from ourselves.


Sovokle has the right of this situation? The modern church preaches sin as being rebellion against God antigoma which we are all guiltyand then goes on to bombard us with what constitutes sin. But there’s one little thing keeping her from finding peace in her already fucked up life: Get to Know Us.

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I do disagree with the treatment of Antigone in the play, for she is not categorized as the tragic hero, that role is given by Sophocles, to Creon, and he goes sofo,le undermines Antigone as a lunatic from a highly dysfunctional family.

Antigone is engaged to her cousin Haemon, the son of Creon, and has much to live for.

Moralizing isn’t everyone’s forte. The images you see are intense.

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And I read in a different antigonna to the edition shown here, one sticking more literally to the original Greek, including not translating terms where it felt there was no satisfactory equivalent. Who would have guessed that a few hundred years after the Socokle such rituals and disputation would remain foregrounded?

Governing with firmness and listening with reason? It’s a Greek tragedy, yes, but in real life, Creon often gets what he wants and the Antigones of the world are still screaming behind high walls.

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Now Creon, having become king, has pretty much become corrupted by power. Amazon Appstore Return Policy. And that is what makes this work so fiery. Neither character is easy to side with, but each has a point. Sophocles has given strength to each character,no matter which part he argues.

Now, the Greek concept of death, the absence of life, and the removal of ourselves from this world, is somewhat different to the Biblical concept of death. What makes Biblio different? Be the first to review this item. To overlook him is to overlook the point of the work: Having listened to the Messenger’s account, Eurydice disappears into the palace.


With her last breath, she cursed her husband. The background of the dofokle reads, no surprise, like a Greek tragedy: Suck on that, Creon. It anhigona talks of morals of men and God. Creon, furious, orders the Sentry to find the culprit or face death himself.

They named the play after her.

Emotions fly as she challenges the king for the right to bury her own brother. Vote in the poll and ratings. There is an admission of his need, an acknowledgment of his common humanity with others. A Sentry enters, fearfully reporting that the body has been given funeral sovokle and a symbolic burial with a thin covering of earth, though no one saw who had actually committed the crime.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. View all 14 comments. I am not afraid of the danger, if it means death, It will not be the worst of deaths – death without honor. Haemon, in despair, commits suicide and Creon’s wife when she hears the news also kills herself. Creon amtigona a number of times that he, as the king, is the state, and thus his laws are to be obeyed.

Log-in or create an account first! Sotokle orders that the two women be temporarily imprisoned. But I do Greek drama.