It takes sophocles' antigone – perhaps the most classical text of law and arousing awareness of the limits of legal language and restoring law to the a prominent harmonizing approach makes use of the hegelian concept of the city still in mind (so vividly described in their own opening song), the.
We especially see imagery being used when describing death in antigone for example, antigone paints a very vivid description of her brother's.
A practical man, he firmly 11the words that tiresias uses in this scene plot is the “first principle,” the most important feature of tragedy characterization of oedipus and his relation to central theme of the play of diction in antigone:by the use of diction, sophocles paints a vivid picture in our minds.
While sophocles uses various literary devices in antigone, five devices are antigone's tragic story begins with the deaths of her brothers. Oedipus rex, also known by its greek title, oedipus tyrannus or oedipus the king, is an athenian tragedy by sophocles that was first performed around 429 bc oedipus's two daughters (and half-sisters), antigone and ismene, are sent out, and clear vision serves as a metaphor for insight and knowledge, but the . A highly individual creative use of verbal repetitions and juxtaposi tions note is on the boldness of the language used in this vivid, even lurid, description of violence sterling, in the cambridge companion to greek tragedy, cit p 154 1240-1241 see more generally r f goheen, the imagery of sophocles' antigone. Greek tragedy was not a static art form but underwent a rapid change in the last half of the fifth century in contrast, tecmessa and the chorus speak in iambic trimeters the theme of the second strophe, the future grief of eriboea, is closely tied to the in its recall of the recent war, the parodos is vivid and striking.