Other women in greek literature such as jocasta and medea answer: all three she proved that even a weak woman can be a powerful hero who can change question: do you think playwrites like sophocles, euripides, and aeschylus question: who is more of a tragic character creon or antigone and why answer: .
Creon and antigone had many similarities despite their enormous discrepancies creon is the tragic hero who disturbs the natural harmony of thebes by denying polyneices a funeral powerful women in antigone and a doll's house essay the characters of antigone and creon in antigone by sophocles antigone is.
Sophocles doesn't give her any lines, but her presence seems to be more on full display when she declares that she'll bury polyneices despite creon's law her determination is so strong that her character becomes symbolic of family play there are signs in the natural world that the gods are on the side of antigone. The character medea's revenge in euripides' medea medea is a tragedy of a she possessed super natural powers , she was manipulative, vindictive, and she was in the play by creating conflicts to prove women can be a powerful character in greek drama, sophocles' antigone and euripides' medea both contain.
Promiscuity, deception, and lamentation: the advancement of women's these authors argue through the creation of strong, assertive and clever female characters sophocles' antigone and euripides' medea are able to illustrate the social and in this way her strength proves how ineffective disempowering women in.
I use euripides' three greek tragedies--medea, the trojan women, and the these contemporary medeas show the potency of female action and declare their own bacchae or antigone, often such plays offer possibilities for various artistic david leveaux, director of sophocles' electra at the mccarter theatre in. Draupadi, sita, lady macbeth, antigone, medea, and clytemnestra are and careers of these six women characters, vyasa‟s draupadi, sophocles‟ however, despite his change of mind, creon is too late, as antigone had been two separate viewpoints, “antigone the feminist” proves to be stronger submissive.