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Sophokles, Antigone

Shaemas O"Sheel

Sophokles, Antigone

a new redaction in the American language

by Shaemas O"Sheel

  • 62 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Priv. print. in Brooklyn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antigone (Greek mythology) -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAntigone.
    Statementby Shaemas O"Sheel.
    GenreDrama.
    ContributionsSophocles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4114.Z5 O7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 56 p.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6768778M
    LC Control Number32000998
    OCLC/WorldCa9036921

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Sophokles, Antigone by Shaemas O"Sheel Download PDF EPUB FB2

The curse placed on Oedipus lingers and haunts a younger generation in Antigone book new and brilliant translation of Sophocles' classic drama. The daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, Antigone is an unconventional heroine who pits her beliefs against the King of Thebes in a bloody test of Sophokles that leaves few unharmed/5().

‘Antigone’ (an-te-gon-ee) which was penned in BC is a short play by the famous Greek playwright Sophocles ( BC). It is the third and the shortest play of the Theban trilogy.

The protagonist Antigone, is the daughter of king Oedipus (ed-i-pus) and Jocasta/5(). 7 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help: Antigone By Sophocles. Commentary: Quite a few comments have been posted about Antigone.

Download: A 64k text-only version is available for download. Antigone By Sophocles Written B.C.E Translated by R. Jebb. Dramatis Personae. Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook. This book has 49 pages in the PDF version, and was originally written in around BC.

Description. Antigone is a tragedy by Sophocles written in or before BC. Chronologically, it is the third of the three Theban plays but was written first. Sophocles was born around B.C. in Colonus (near Athens), Greece. Inhe was selected to lead the paean (choral chant to a god) celebrating the decisive Greek sea victory over the Persians at the Battle of Salamis.

SOPHOCLES (. B.C.) Antigone An English Version by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald Person Represented ANTIGONE ISMENE EURYDICE CREON HAIMON TEIRESIAS A SENTRY A MESSENGER CHORUS SCENE: Before the Palace of Creon, King of Thebes. A central double door, and two lateral doors.

A platform extends the length of the Antigone book, and from this File Size: KB. out of 5 stars Sophocles: Antigone (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama) Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Ap Verified Purchase. This edition seems to be aimed at school children, for which it is very suitable.

For an adult, I would have preferred more historical background to the setting/5(24). From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Antigone Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays.

Looking for books by Sophocles. See all books authored by Sophocles, including The Three Theban Plays: Antigone / Oedipus the King / Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone, and more on The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Sophocles. Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Sophocles: Ajax, trans. by R. Jebb (HTML at Perseus) Sophocles: Ajax, trans. by Ian Johnston (Javascript-dependent Flash with commentary at Richer Resources Publications) Sophocles: The Ajax of Sophocles (London: G. Allen and Unwin, c), trans. by R. Trevelyan. This finely tuned translation of Sophocles' Antigone by Richard Emil Braun, both a distinguished poet and a professional scholar critic, offers, in lean, sinewy verse and lyrics of unusual intensity, an interpretation informed by exemplary scholarship and critical insight.4/4(39).

Antigone by Sophocles is a major contribution to the earliest forms of drama, fiction, and stage play writing. It remains an invaluable source material for the development of tragedy through the years. Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful.

Comment Report abuse. Columbus Stokes/5(26). Antigone in front of the dead Polynices by Nikiforos Lytras In Greek mythology, Antigone (/ æ n ˈ t ɪ ɡ ə n i / ann-TIG-ə-nee; Ancient Greek: Ἀντιγόνη) is the daughter of Oedipus and either his mother Jocasta or is a sister of Polynices, Eteocles, and Ismene.

The meaning of the name is, as in the case of the masculine equivalent Antigonus, "worthy of one's. 41 of the best book quotes from Antigone #1 “More hateful still the miscreant who seeks When caught, to make a virtue of a crime.” author. Sophocles. book. Antigone. character.

Creon. concepts. hate crime criminals justification #2 “A State for one man is no State at all.” author. Sophocles. book. Antigone. character. Haemon. concepts. Antigone Summary.

Antigone picks up in the same (uber-dismal) place that Oedipus at Colonus leaves off. Oedipus has just passed away in Colonus, and Antigone and her sister decide to return to Thebes with the intention of helping their brothers, Eteocles and Polyneices, avoid a prophecy that predicts they will kill each other in a battle for the throne of Thebes.

Antigone (Focus Classical Library series) by Sophocles. Digital Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it.

Full Audiobook reading of ANTIGONE by Sophocles - book 3 of Sophocles's Theban plays trilogy. Sophocles' great tragic play dramatises the clash between the family and the city and, with high poetry and deep tragedy, presents an irreconcilable but equally balanced conflict.

Sophoclean heroine Antigone has become a cultural archetype, the symbol of personal integrity and an icon of political freedom, whilst her coprotagonist Creon can be 4/5(1). Sophocles, the son of Sophillus, was a wealthy member of the rural deme (small community) of Hippeios Colonus in Attica, which was to become a setting for one of his plays; and he was probably born there, a few years before the Battle of Marathon in BC: the exact year is unclear, but /6 is most likely.

He was born into a wealthy family (his father was an armour manufacturer), and was Born: / BC, Colonus, Attica. Ἀντιγόνη = Antigone, Sophocles Antigone is a tragedy by Sophocles written in or before BC.

It is the third of the three Theban plays chronologically, but was the first written. The play expands on the Theban legend that predated it and picks up where Aeschylus' Seven Against Thebes ends/5.25, articles and books. The Free Library > Literature > Sophocles > Antigone > ANTIGONE ANTIGONE.

ANTIGONE and ISMENE before the Palace gates. ANTIGONE Ismene, sister of my blood and heart, See'st thou how Zeus would in our lives fulfill The weird of Oedipus, a world of woes!."Antigone" ( BC), written by Sophocles, is a very old and well-known play.

It is a tragedy, because in the end things go wrong for nearly every everyone. I say nearly for everybody because if you pay attention when you read this book, you will have enjoyed a good play, and appreciated the various themes the author tackles in it/5().