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What is an Oedipus?

the story of Oedipus is that he was son of the Theban King Laius and Queen Jocasta. He was abandoned at birth in the woods and his feet had pins stuck throught them to the for (MORE)
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What is Oedipus about?

It's about a man who was doomed to kill his father and sleep with his mother. Throughout the play he discovers the wrongs he's done

How is Oedipus strong in 'Oedipus Rex'?

It is in defending himself when outnumbered and in surviving shocking disappointment and disgrace that Oedipus is strong in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C (MORE)

What is Oedipus famous for in 'Oedipus Rex'?

Defeating the Sphinx is what Oedipus is famous for in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, the monstrous Sphinx camps outside the city of (MORE)

What is Oedipus' crime in 'Oedipus Rex'?

Murder, blasphemy and incest are the crimes that Oedipus commits in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban King Oedipus becomes a kille (MORE)

How is Oedipus raised in 'Oedipus Rex'?

As the only child and heir apparent to the king is how Oedipus is raised in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban monarchs Laius and (MORE)

What are Oedipus' characteristics in 'Oedipus Rex'?

Brave and compassionate but inconsistent and panic stricken are Oedipus' characteristics in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban Ki (MORE)

How is Oedipus as a ruler in 'Oedipus Rex'?

Practical, proactive, results oriented and straightforward is how Odipus is as a ruler in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Theban King (MORE)

Where is Oedipus king in 'Oedipus Rex'?

Thebes is the place where Oedipus is king in " Oedipus Rex " by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.). Specifically, Thebes is an ancient city that is special to the gods. Its (MORE)