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Unformatted text preview: choices ironic and dramatic in the eyes of the viewers. Background Greek audience would have known background and whole story of Oedipus Rex what makes this play so great is its ability to present this material in an evocative and powerful manner continuing debate about Freuds Oedipus complex testifies that the Oedipus story continues to be powerful and controversial even thousands of years after Sophocles 's play was written Major characters Oedipus Jocasta Teiresias Creon...
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- Fall '08
- Oedipus Rex, Oedipus