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Complex Oedipus

Advantages: Absolutely brilliantly written and plotted
Disadvantages: Umm... er...

Oedipus is considered by many people, including Aristotle who used it as the model of a perfect tragedy in his “poetics”, to be the finest tragedy ever written. I am one of these people, and given that I have a tendancy to detest books I studied at school ...

Muswell 16.04.2004 · Read full review
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Eatapus

Advantages: Classic Greek drama
Disadvantages: Won't appeal to everyone

I’ve always been kind of interested in Greeks and mythology, but it was something I never really took up. In the course of my degree, however, I studied both Plato and Aristotle, and their thoughts on Greek art and drama in particular. In ancient Greek so ...

a-true-ben 09.01.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Oedipus Rex - Sophocles

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