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Hero Cycle: Oedipus Departure Call to Adventure: Oedipus wants to discover his true identity Crossing the Threshold: Oedipus leaves Corinth to go to Oracle at Delphi to find out who he is Initiation Road of Trials: Oedipus kills stranger (his real father) on road and overcomes the Sphinx at Thebes Woman as Temptress: Jocasta (his real mother) is offered to Oedipus as his wife for
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Unformatted text preview: saving Thebes, he marries her and has children with her The Ultimate Boon: Oedipus discovers who he really is Return Rescue from Without: Herdsman who was supposed to have killed Oedipus as a baby tells adult Oedipus who he really is helping Oedipus achieve his Ultimate Boon...
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2011 for the course MYT 2230 taught by Professor Taylor during the Spring '11 term at University of Central Florida.

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