Based on your reading of Sophocles play
Oedipus the King
, what does this tragedy tell us about the human condition? In what specific ways does this ancient Greek drama still have relevance for us today? (For example, the concept of fate vs. freewill, the problem of self-knowledge, appearance vs. reality, etc)
Be sure you use specific examples from the play to answer this question
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in the first paragraph. Clarity is one of the most important features of any paper. Be sure you answer the specific question that is given.
in your answers. Avoid abstract statements or generalizations. Support your thoughts with specific examples.
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