TFD #9 - Noting the complex character of Oedipus, the...

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Jae Shin Classics 28: Section 116 Topic for Discussion #9 9 April 2010 Week 11 Oedipus The King In the first scene of the play (216-462), Sophocles uses many instances of dramatic irony. Define dramatic irony and give an example from the first scene.
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Unformatted text preview: Noting the complex character of Oedipus, the mixture of his desire to save the city and paranoia, why cant he understand the information that Tiresias gives him? Why does Tiresias refuse to help Oedipus? ....
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2011 for the course CLASSICS 28 taught by Professor Bulloch during the Spring '10 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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