What are some allusions to Greek literary tradition in "As I Lay Dying"?

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One of the main allusions to the Greek literary tradition comes when Darl burns down the barn to honor his mother's death.  The Greeks believed in a quick and dignified burial.  For example, in Sophocles' Antigone, the heroine defies the rule of the king and sacrifices her life in order to bury her brother with proper...

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