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Michael Bond – the man behind Paddington Bear “All the same As with Antigoona, Antigone is a woman alone facing the self-righteousness of an elder king unwilling to lose face or learn anything new he hasn’t sought out himself.

I shall also look at the action of the play and finish off by discussing the main theme, which is the struggle between loyalty to one’s family and loyalty to one’s state.

Moralizing isn’t everyone’s forte. But nowhere do feel a sense of boredom.


What I love about these plays is that ability for the characters to call on your emotions, logic and your intelligence. In a way, he is the new king, and he wants to stamp his authority on the city, or, as the Greeks called it, the Polis I won’t go into details of the meaning of this word as I have already spent too much time translating Oklos.


I will always love and cherish this book.

This review will not focus on the play itself, but on the wonderful translation by Anne Carson. View all 9 comments. Oct 28, Ana rated it it was amazing Shelves: Creon orders that the two women be temporarily imprisoned. I might sound stupid for bringing Che into such a regal and archaic setting,but I guess I’m not. The personalities are sofomle and salty View all 3 comments. Antigone is having none antgiona that, for family is family to her, even if burying her brother can get her killed.

The law of man, the word of her uncle the king, demands that her brother’s body remains unburied in the open with no funeral rights, to be savaged by animals. But I implore you to look further into the play, and consider the full role of Creon.

Sophocles’s play was meant to be an examination of the budding democracy rising against the old tyranny, and again, he chose a woman to embody that “bud”.

It is the antigon of the three Theban plays chronologically, but was the first written. Published December 1st by Ingram first published The order he valued so much has been protected, and he is still the king, but he has acted against the gods and lost his children and his wife as a result.

Be the first to review this item. Get to Know Us. View all 16 comments. May 11, Cassandra Kay Silva rated it it was amazing Shelves: I imagine him simply incredulous. All of Greece will despise Creon, and the sacrificial offerings of Thebes will not be accepted by the gods. In this event, there may be a slight delay in shipping and possible variation in description.

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Developer info More apps by this developer. Creon mentions a number of times that he, as the king, is the state, and thus his laws are to be obeyed. Creon is left no choice but to condemn Antigone to death for disobeying his decree. As such Creon wants to make sure that his authority sticks so when this law is broken he is forced to act.

Greek tragedy was didactical in purpose; it was used as a learning tool, a means of imparting wisdom to the audience.

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He has no doubts about his actions, and demonstrates the questionable nature of a cold approach to kingship. It is impossible not to feel it,if for nothing then for one’s lack of it. I write A Antigonna. We never learn here why the two sons are unequally loved. Redeem a gift card or promotional code.

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