Unformatted text preview: 7. What is the reward for the person who solves the riddle? 8. Is it true that the action of the play occurs in a single day? Explain. 9. Is it true that there are no sub-plots in this play? Explain. 10. Does the action occur in just one location? Explain. 11. Identify the three plays of the Oedipus cycle. 12. Briefly discuss tragic irony in OEDIPUS REX. 13. Look up Sigmund Freud's notion of the Oedipus complex. Does Freud's notion enhance your understanding of the play? 14. What kinds of "blindness" exist in the play?...
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- Spring '11
- old man, The Queen, discuss tragic irony