Fate in "Oedipus the King" Analytical Essay by The Research Group

Fate in "Oedipus the King"
An analysis of the role of fate in "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles.
# 71234 | 920 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Literature (Greek and Roman)

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This paper considers the role of fate in "Oedipus the King" by Sophocles and suggests that fate is ultimately a force that cannot be defeated. It looks at Sophocles' depiction of fate as an unalterable force in the lives of the characters of the play.

From the Paper:

"In Sophocles' play Oedipus The King the title character has been given a glimpse of the bleak future that Fate has in store for him. Oedipus refused to accept that this prophecy must become a reality and fought to ensure that he would not murder his father .."

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