King Oedipus Essay Topics

Oedipus and Determinism

One of the most famous Greek Tragedies ever told is the one of the fabled Greek King Oedipus of Thebes. The tale is a tragic one from the beginning to the end. Because of a prophecy, Oedipus was doomed by a curse from the time he was a small infant and it reached out into… View Article

The Justice and Redemption of King Oedipus

Sophocles, over the period of a lifetime, wrote many plays, of them, his Oedipus mythology is perhaps the most interpreted due to its continuing story line and archetypal plot lines. The plays themselves, Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone, were written years apart which shows the very profound immersion that Sophocles had in… View Article