Discuss the relationship between sight, truth, ignorance and darkness in the play Oedipus the King. Think of characters such as Teiresias and his statements on these matters as well as Oedipus’ desire for knowledge and Oedipus’ situation at the end of the play. What kind of statement do you believe the play makes about sight, truth, ignorance and darkness?
You should title your response "Assignment #10--Oedipus" Post your reply by the deadine (5/27) but this time you will not have to respond (unless you want to). Per the syllabus, Blog entries will be 250 words or more.
Assignment #10 - The play "Oedipus the King" is an interesting story in which the themes are not always easy to understand, but for sure very facinating. In this story some...
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