Sophocles Antigone: One Woman Against the State
by Anya Leonard “My nature is to join in love, not hate” – ‘Antigone’ in Sophocles Antigone. Maybe it’s no surprise
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The Unlucky Seven Against Thebes
Seven warriors killing seven other soldiers in front of seven gates. You’d think that story would forever condemn the number
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Oedipus at Colonus: The Tale of Two Ancient Deaths
And so it comes to be, that all men must die. Yes, even the old ones. The great poet and
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Oedipus Rex Moral or Murder?
He is one of the most tragic heroes ever found in literature; a man so unfortunate in the eyes of
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The Appeal of The Odyssey
By Ben Potter Even those of you who have only recently taken an interest in the classical world will have
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Hades and the Kingdom of the Dead
By Nicole Saldarriaga There were many things an Ancient Greek could fear. After all, there were capricious and vengeful gods
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Medusa: Sympathy for a Monster
By Nicole Saldarriaga  What does it take to feel sympathy for a monster? In the case of Medusa, it may
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The Worship of Guilt: The Furies and Justice
By Nicole Saldarriaga If you think the Sirens are the only mythological beings capable of making music deadly, think again.
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Was Oedipus a Hero?
By Nicole Saldarriaga I’m fairly sure it would be safe to say that everyone’s heard of Oedipus. If that’s too
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King Croesus vs. Fate
By Francesca Leaf, Contributor from Noet, a Classical Wisdom Weekly Partner Best-known for his epic history, The Persian Wars, Herodotus
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