or the written word art has been a way for the common and elite to share in the beauty of memories past. Art has played a key role in helping to explain the difference in personal morals and those placed upon an individual by a corrupt society. In Antigone, Beowulf and the Bayeux Tapestry the conflict of social and personal morality is subjected to both physical and spiritual trials. The battle that each man or women has to face elevates them into a man that is desired by others; either for their strength
Statement): Get your audience’s attention! Consider a quote from the story. Are there any circumstances in which the law should be ignored? II. Overview (specific to topic/plot): Outline major background points about the play. In the play Antigone by Sophocles Antigone breaks the law and in the article Student protests growing over gender-equal dress codes they try to change the dress code rules. III. Thesis Statement (Main Argument/Preview of Points): Outlines your argument/theme. Law should usually
or did not receive the highest academic mark, the process of writing and learning the mistakes that have I committed before only made me a more exceptional writer. The writing pieces: “The Tragedy of Tantalus”, “Gender Inequality in Antigone”, the 1984 Literary Analysis long test, “The Seventh Man”, and the essay about if we are living in a Post-American World all highlight and exemplify my journey in becoming a better writer through the many revisions, errors, and use of more improved language.
the emergence of ‘culture studies’ as a distinct discipline in British Universities and also New Historicism in the US. The reason why Williams abandoned pure literary studies is because for him literature was not a privileged category but was one among the diverse cultural practices. His persistent argument has been that literary analysis cannot be undertaken in isolation form the issues of culture. And also, he saw ‘literature’ as a construct implicated in historical
Model of Tragic Hero (Greek Version of Tragic Hero) 2. Shakespearean Model of Tragic Hero reference with the Play Macbeth 3. Compare and Contrast both models 4. Analysis 5. Conclusion Tragic hero as defined by Aristotle A tragic hero is a literary character who makes a judgment error that leads to his/her own devastation. In reading Antigone, Medea and Hamlet, we observe the role of justice or revenge and it is the influence on each character’s choices when analyzing any “judgment error.” Aristotle