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- About SOPHOCLES
Lecture on OEDIPUS
- Fate, Freedom, and the Tragic Experience: An Introductory Lecture on Sophocles’s Oedipus the King
- Fate, Fatalism, A Fatalistic World View
- The Hero
- Oedipus the King: Some Initial Observations
- Oedipus’s Self-Assertion
- Oedipus and Teiresias
- The Chorus and Other Characters
- The Irony of Oedipus’s Story: The Interplay of Fate and Free Will
- Oedipus as a Tragic Hero
- Further Observations on the Tragic Hero
- The Appeal of Tragedy
- Interpreting Tragedy
- The End of the Tragedy
- Postscript: Some Observations on the Historical Development of Tragic Drama
- Oedipus the King
- Oedipus at Colonus
- Women of Trachis (Trachiniae)
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