Oedipus Rex a Tragic Hero Essay ..
Element #3: Enlightenment By: John Gross
Source: Oedipus the King
Author: Sophocles ELEMENTS OF A TRAGIC HERO Power: Character begins with wealth, power, and/or prestige Tragic Flaw: Character displays a flaw that
leads to their eventual downfall Failure: Character suffers from a series
of failures due to their flaw Enlightenment: Character becomes aware of and
understanding of their tragic flaw Banishment/Death: Character either is banished from their initial position, or suffers death.
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Through their nobility, their tragic flaws, the fall these flaws cause, and the suffering and wisdom they derive from these falls, Oedipus and Othello reveal the true character of the tragic hero and show the devastating consequences of pride....
Most of the mythological stories involve Gods, ancestral heroes, supernatural beings, etc.
Narration: The act of telling a sequence of events to an audience.