Oedipus at Colonus

Oedipus at Colonus follows Oedipus Rex and Antigone in the trilogy of Greek dramas about the king of Thebes and his unhappy family.

Oedipus at Colonus

Oedipus at Colonus

Oedipus at Colonus follows Oedipus Rex and Antigone in the trilogy of Greek dramas about the king of Thebes and his unhappy family. David Mulroy's translation combines scrupulous scholarship and textual accuracy with a fresh verse style, and his introduction and notes deepen the reader's understanding of the play and the politics of Sophocles' Athens.

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Oedipus at Colonus
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Sophocles, David Mulroy
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-06 - Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres

Oedipus at Colonus follows Oedipus Rex and Antigone in the trilogy of Greek dramas about the king of Thebes and his unhappy family. David Mulroy's translation combines scrupulous scholarship and textual accuracy with a fresh verse style, and his introduction and notes deepen the reader's understanding of the play and
Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Adrian Kelly
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-10 - Publisher: A&C Black

In his final play, Sophocles returns to the ever-popular character of Oedipus, the blind outcast of Thebes, the ultimate symbol of human reversal, whose fall he had so memorably treated in the 'Oedipus Tyrannus'. In this play, Sophocles brings the aged Oedipus to Athens, where he seeks succour and finds
Oedipus at Colonus
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Andreas Markantonatos
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

This is the first study of Sophocles’ Oedipus at Colonus which offers a lucid discussion of the main developments in the interpretative scholarship on the play, including among others an incisive analysis of its historical, social, mythical, intertextual, and performative contexts.
Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus: Commentary
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sophocles
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

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Oedipus at Colonus
Language: en
Pages: 57
Authors: Sophocles
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-05 - Publisher: Open Road Media

The ancient Greek tragedy about the exiled king’s final days—and the power struggle between his two sons. The second book in the trilogy that begins with Oedipus Rex and concludes with Antigone, Oedipus at Colonus is the story of an aged and blinded Oedipus anticipating his death as foretold by

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