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  • The Great Gatsby
    The original question had to be edited. I would suggest that resubmitting the second question might work out well. One of the strongest comparisons between Gatsby and Oedipus is that they believe...

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  • Oedipus
    The Chorus of Theban Elders in Oedipus Rex are on stage at all times on a lower level from the principal actors. Since there is no curtain in Greek theatre, their choral odes and dances serve to...

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  • Oedipus
    This is a great question. Let me start off with some preliminary points that will help you. First, we need to realize that Greek mythology is very fragmented. Not only are the sources all over the...

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  • Oedipus
    In Greek mythology, Laius, king of Thebes, consulted the oracles and was told that he would have a son. This son was going to kill him. Consequently, when his son was born, he had him taken into...

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  • Oedipus
    I'll assume your talking about Oedipus the King, although it could be Antigone or something else. Fate is outside man in that he cannot originate or influence it. It's inherent in his character in...

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  • Oedipus
    The main conflict in Oedipus is in determining who is he. To put it another way, the main conflict in Oedipus is one of self-discovery. A little background information is necessary. The play opens...

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  • History
    Certainly, there are some very strong parallels between Creon and Oedipus. The first level of comparison lies in their belief of their own sense of superiority and faith in their own actions....

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