Summary of Oedipus the King (Oedipus Rex)

Summary of Oedipus The King(Oedipus Rex) In this article, students will come across a detailed summary of Oedipus the King (Oedipus Rex); a Greek tragedy written by Sophocles As the play opens, Oedipus, the king of Thebes, asks from a group of people that why they are gathered there. All the people were led by … Read more

Introduction to Character in Oedipus the King

Short Introduction to Characters(Oedipus The King) Characters in Oedipus the King are limited and well characterized. Oedipus Trilogy is comprised on three plays: Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone. Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is the first play. Here is the introduction to the characters in Oedipus the King (Oedipus Rex). Characters … Read more

Character Analysis of Oedipus: A Tragic Hero

Character Analysis of Oedipus(Oedipus as a Tragic Hero) In this article, you will learn about character analysis of Oedipus; a tragic hero from Sophocles’ Oedipus Trilogy. The character analysis are based upon first play Oedipus the King where Oedipus was king and protagonist of the play.    Character Analysis of Oedipus Oedipus is Sophocles’ most … Read more