Antigone Family Tree and Vocab Words
daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, sister to Ismene Eteocles, Polynices, niece to creon
daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, sister to Antigone, Eteocles, Polynices, niece to Creon
Son of Oedipus and Jocasta, brother to Antigone, Ismene, Eteocles, nephew to Creon
Son of Oedipus and Jocasa, brother to Antigone, simene, Eteocles, nephew to Creon
wife and son to Jocasta, dad and brother to antigone, ismene, polynices, etocles
wife and mother to Oedipus mother of Antigone ismene polynices eteocles brother to Creon
Brother to Jocasta
verbal sparring (back and forth)
An imitation of life that creates a feeling of catharsis; it is serious, and complete
The experience of pity and fear that the audience lives through
Horrible downfall, suffering (not always death).
Catastrophe, of noble birth of high status, responsible for their own catastrophe, tragic flaw (causes catastrophe),has to fix problems, realization (has to realize that it was because of you in the end, Oedipus was a tragic hero).