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Medea Essays

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The Wickedness of Medea

            Euripides uses the speech of the Medea’s nurse as an excellent prologue to the play, giving the background as well as the current situation Medea finds herself in. The desperation and sadness voiced by the nurse in the opening

Family Affairs: The Downfall of Medea and Oedipus

            Audiences have been fascinated by family scandals and aberrations throughout history.  If it is a well known or “royal” family, so much the better.  For this reason, among others, Euripides Medea and Sophocles Oedipus the King have enjoyed centuries

The Curse of Medea

            Euripides’ Medea presents several themes to the audience.  It stands as an early and chilling portrait of revenge against an unfaithful husband. Medea speaks for women and men throughout history when she remarks “touch her right in marriage, and

Medea - Feminism and the Shadow

“She was magical, lethal, loving, a sorceress, a barbarian, and had a savage truthfulness in her heart”. – Brendan Kennelly Introduction Eight years ago as I searched for a dissertation advisor, I ran into a wall with the feminist scholars

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