Gender Roles in Sophocles’ Tragedy “Antigone”
Explore gender roles in Sophocles’ tragedy “Antigone.”
Is Antigone a feminist hero, or just the opposite? Consider these questions:
How do gender roles affect the play’s tragic outcome?
How does Antigone’s gender affect Creon’s judgment?
What comments do characters make about gender?
Is Antigone admirable, or is she aggressive and arrogant?
Provide the arguments.