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Overview

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Author: Euripides

First Performed: 431 BCE

Type: Play

Genre: Tragedy

Perspective and Narrator:

As is typical of ancient Greek plays, Medea's characters include a Chorus that functions as her moral advisors and the collective voice of society.

About the Title:

Medea is the main character in the play and is based on a sorceress from Greek mythology.

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This study guide and infographic for Euripides' Medea offer summary and analysis on themes, symbols, and other literary devices found in the text. Explore Course Hero's library of literature materials, including documents, Q&A pairs, and flashcards created by students and educators.

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