Unformatted text preview: pathei mathos theme? 17) 18) Where is Cassandra explicit in what she sees in the future? 19) 20) What do you think the Chorus is thinking about at l.1132? 21) 22) Why does Cassandra describe her life as “the sheer edge of tearing iron” (l.1149)? 23) 24) The Chorus understands Cassandra’s meaning at ll.1156-61. Why is this? 25) 26) What proof does Cassandra give the Chorus that she is speaking the truth? 27) 28) How and why did Apollo curse Cassandra? 29) 30) Why is Cassandra so aghast at Clytaemestra’s plans for Agamemnon, considering he was the one who destroyed Troy? 31) 32) How does Cassandra demonstrate her rejection of Apollo? 33) 34) How does Cassandra go to meet her death?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course CC 348 taught by Professor Dean- jones during the Spring '11 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '11
- Dean- Jones
- Agamemnon, Agamemnon, Cassandra, Chorus, Apollo