Is "Antigone" a tragic play?

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Is "Antigone" a tragic play?

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Sophocles was born in Colonus, Greece, a region near Athens, Greece, around 496 BCE. He is credited with writing works like "Oedipus the King" and "Antigone." Seven of his works still survive today.

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"Antigone" is a classic Greek tragedy play. This was the third play in a trilogy involving "Oedipus the King" and "Oedipus at...

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What Is Antigone's Tragic Flaw?

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Learn about Antigone's tragic flaw in Sophocles' play Antigone. Explore the concept of hamartia and how Antigone and Creon are more alike than different.


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