Sophocles' antigone

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Background: Sophocles. Wrote about 123 plays, of which only 7 have survived; Themes include religious apathy, dangers of hubris. Aristotelian Tragedy. Aristotle's definition of tragedy as recorded in the Poetics: Tragic hero has noble stature & greatness (socially and morally), BUT; Tragic hero is not perfect; Tragic hero's ...

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