What report does the guard deliver to Creon in Antigone?
In the tragic play Antigone by Sophocles, a young woman is devastated that her brother is left unburied as a punishment on his deeds in life. She defies the king out of family honor and is sentenced to death.
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In Antigone, the guard delivers a report to Creon that someone has performed burial rites over Polyneices's body. The guard tells Creon that "the...
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fromChapter 3 / Lesson 5
Sometimes the people that frustrate us the most actually share the same characteristics. In this lesson, we will analyze the characters Antigone and Creon, focusing on their similarities and how these traits cause conflict in the play.